• Short Summary

    Sub Aqua fishing competition off Spithead. Lots of rubber suits and spearguns.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Spithead. Undersea Fishing Contest".

    Spithead, Hampshire.

    SV The passenger ferry Vadne with the sub Aqua fishing competitors on board. VS The competitors donning their rubber suits. CU Flippers being put on. CU One of the competitors. SV Competitors ready. SV Preparing to enter the water. SV jumping into the water. SV Swimming near the boat. SV Ready to jump in. SV Jumping in. SV Swimming. SV Under water man carrying fish on spear. SV Competitors diving. SV Underwater man with fish on spear. SV Swimming towards the boat. SV Official looking at his watch and giving signal to end competition. SV Competitor handing up a plaice to man on the boat. CU Fish flying on deck. SV Competitor holding a skate. SV Others looking at fish. CU Fish. SV Congo eel being weighed. CU Officials. CU Skate being weighted which goes about 11 pounds. CU Man with megaphone. SV Man with megaphone holding large fish.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1769.14
    Media URN:
    54658
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:22:00 / 01:29:49:00
    Canister:
    64/79

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