• Short Summary

    Latest and most luxurious pleasure boats and yachts on display at Earls Court.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Take to the boats!"

    National Boat Show at Earls Court, London.

    Elevated shot boat show, the boats are displayed in realistic set of Dartmouth harbour. Top shot catamaran and other boats in harbour. C/U motor boat called "Princess Dayboat" made by Brensal Boats Ltd. L/S motor cruiser "Huntsman" made by Fairey Marine Ltd. C/U girls in swimming costumes on deck. L/S fashion show in progress; girls are modelling swimming costumes.

    C/U comedian Charlie Chester and group of girls waving from the deck of boat. C/U 19 ft Riva Sports boat (Super Florida), people looking in the cockpit made by Arthur Bray Ltd. C/U catamaran. L/S man lifting "Moonraker" lightweight canoe above his head. L/S men looking at engine of "Friendship One" speedboat. C/U men looking at the engine.

    L/S another of speedboat on show: "Miss Britain". C/U men from the Island of Tristan Da Cunha working on a replica of one of their long boats. C/U two girls admiring micro boat made from glass fibre. Various shots "Elba", a luxury yacht. Various shots interior of luxury yacht. L/S of "Elba". L/S boat show.

    Note: boat show press release on file.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:33:00 / 01:52:52:00

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