• Short Summary

    British John Cobb, holder of the land speed record at over 390 mph, demonstrates his jet boat "Crusader" as he poses on land in August 1952 planning to attempt the water speed record

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    ENGLAND: London: Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames: New Malden:
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    COBB, John Shots of.. seen as he inspects his jet-boat "Crusader" at New Malden, for his attempts 1952.. on dry land.

    "CRUSADER". John Cobb's Speed-boat 1952 model completed shots of at New Malden.. with John Cobb inspecting.. on dry land

    SPEEDBOATS John Cobb inspects his new jet-speed-boat "Crusader" just finished on dry land at New Malden

    Ships and Boats; Personalities - Records; John Rhodes Cobb, speed records, speed boats,
    Background: British John Cobb, holder of the land speed record at over 390 mph, demonstrates his jet boat "Crusader" as he poses on land in August 1952 planning to attempt the water speed record

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    Film ID:
    VLVADF61ENK4KAT8J37PP13F34QM3
    Media URN:
    VLVADF61ENK4KAT8J37PP13F34QM3
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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