• Short Summary

    American ship wins America's Cup in 1962.

  • Description

    Rhode Island, Newport, United States of America.

    Various shots during last yacht races for the America's Cup. The name of the ship that wins is the Weatherly - an American yacht. LS. Fire boats boats sending their spray high into the air. Various shots crowd gather on Newport shipyard pier and greet the Weatherly crew, Mrs. Mosbacher kisses her husband, the Weatherly skipper ("Bus" or Buzz Mosbacher). Various shots as both crews (America and Australia) join in celebration. Captain of the Australian ship (the Gretel) is called Jock Sturrock.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3066.09
    Media URN:
    87042
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:28:00 / 01:24:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 3667 B

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