• Short Summary

    Yachting regatta opens in Harwich at the start of the sailing season.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Harwich. Yachting Season Opens with a 'full sailing breeze' and a sun dappled sea."

    Harwich, Essex.

    Various shots of yachts at the Royal Harwich Yacht Clubs Regatta. The voiceover lists various yachts taking part - they include The Royal racing yacht Britannia, Mr H Paul's Astra, Shamrock V, The Valsheda (sp?).

    Shots of the yachts as they sail around the racing course. Nice shot of Britannia sailing by. Other shots of boats out on the water.

    N.B. Not clear on spelling - Velsheda or Valsheda - MD.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    707.24
    Media URN:
    6187
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:36:00 / 01:34:12:00
    Canister:
    33/43

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