• Short Summary

    America Cup Challenger, yacht "Endeavour" is launched in Gosport.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Gosport - AMERICA CUP CHALLENGER - Mrs. T. O. M. Sopwith names her husbands yacht "Endeavour".

    Gosport, Hampshire.

    People gathered around the yacht at launching ceremony. Woman, Mrs Sopwith, launches the yacht, names her "Endeavour" - natural sound. She breaks the bottle and the crowd cheers. Yacht slides into water. From the outside - yacht sliding into water, crowd cheers. Sailors working on yacht. Thousands of people on crowded barges and on shore are seen. Men working on yacht. Mr T. O. M. Sopwith talking into microphone - broadcasting his message to America. He talks about America Cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    785.09
    Media URN:
    9591
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:42:00 / 01:13:39:00
    Canister:
    34/32

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