• Short Summary

    Evening school for amateur yachtsmen on the Cutty Sark, Greenwich, London.

  • Description

    Greenwich, London.

    GV. Cutty Sark lying at Greenwich. AS. Masts, pan down to show the bow and name. GV. Interior showing classroom and Commodore Sir Roy Gill, yachting instructor on Cutty Sark, moving amongst students - this is an evening school for amateur yachtsmen. CU. Sir Roy bending over girl student looking at what she has done. CU. Sir Roy's hand on navigation chart pointing things out to Mrs Smith. GV. Classroom with Captain Watkins in background writing on blackboard. SCU. Captain Watkins at the blackboard. CU. Two male students looking on. LV. Figure heads on side of ship interior, pan to show Commander Watson demonstrating bow line knot. GV. The class making knots with rope. CU. Pan down Commander Watson pushing model yachts around on table. SV. As he calls out to one of the class to come over and move one of the yachts around. He picks up yacht and starts to move it about under Watson's supervision. SV. Figure heads on side of ship, interior. SCU. Sir Roy Gill pointing out figure head of "Tantivity" to student, pan to Tantivity. SCU. Sir Roy and student looking on. CU. Figure head of Abraham Lincoln. CU. Figure head Therompylae. GV. Classroom and Commander Watson demonstrating knot tying.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:48:00 / 01:09:46:00

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