• Short Summary

    Speed record shattered by 63 mph , Fantail vessel piloted by Mrs William Leeds jr, ( Princess Xenia of Russia 1903 - 1965 ).

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    People standing on quayside looking down at vessel/ getting into vessel

    CAPTION - INTERNATIONAL NEWSREEL - "FANTAIL" ON THE STERN GIVES THE CRAFT EXPRESS TRAIN VELOCITY

    Close back of the "Fantail " vessel with fantail shaped rudder

    CAPTION - INTERNATIONAL NEWSREEL - MRS WILLIAM B. LEEDS JR, (PRINCESS XENIA OF RUSSIA) PILOTS THE AMAZING VESSEL

    Close of Princess Xenia of Russia ,Mrs William B Leeds jnr, wearing helmet with goggles

    Boat beig tested / speeding along river / close of Princess Xenia ( Mrs Leeds) , swelll of the river from speed of vessel
    Background: Speed record shattered by 63 mph , Fantail vessel piloted by Mrs William Leeds jr, ( Princess Xenia of Russia 1903 - 1965 ).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD3LLGMWFIRZC9W7J0KA0VNH81
    Media URN:
    VLVAD3LLGMWFIRZC9W7J0KA0VNH81
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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