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    Testing of motor boats for use in the International Boat Race at Cowes

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Motor boat tests-Preparing for the International Motor Boat Racing at Cowes

    ENGLAND: Isle of Wight: Cowes:
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    Video Roll Title: Motor boat tests - preparing for the International Motor Boat Racing at Cowes: 106ft Issue sheet title: MOTOR BOAT TESTS - PREPARING FOR THE INTERNATIONAL MOTOR BOAT RACE AT COWES. FOUR SUNBEAM ENGINES OF 450 HP EACH WEIGHING 4400 LBS ON A DECK ONLY ???? AN INCH THICK. A ROLLS-ROYCE ENGINED RACER TRAVELLING AT 50 KNOTS AN HOUR.

    MOTOR BOAT RACING LAUNCH: Trials at Cowes

    boats, racing, boat racing, cowes, Sunbeam engines, International Motor Boat Race, Isle of Wight, speed, speeding

    Background: Testing of motor boats for use in the International Boat Race at Cowes

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEMIF3N48Z8OD8DPJJIZZS5NPP
    Media URN:
    VLVAEMIF3N48Z8OD8DPJJIZZS5NPP
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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