Collection Sussex gentleman and keen yachtsman
Yaching scenes on the Solent and at Cowes for various sailing cups during the 1930s.
|Collection ID||709||Reference code||ES 050421|
|Title||Sussex gentleman and keen yachtsman|
|Production||Contact Screen Archive South East for details|
|Materials||FILM 16mm FILM EQUIPMENT DOCUMENTATION|
|Access status||Contact Screen Archive South East for details|
Yaching scenes on the Solent and at Cowes for various sailing cups during the 1930s including several ship launches at the Camper & Nicholsons shipyard at Gosport.
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|Date||1933; 16 April 1934||ID||6963|
This black and white intertitled film provides highlights of J-Class, 12-metre and 8-metre yachts and smaller boats at Cowes week - a sailing regatta held in the Solent off the coast of the Isle of Wight along with the launching of Endeavour a J-class yacht from the Camper and Nicholsons shipyard in Gosport.
Yacht Racing in the Solent
This film shows Q-class, X-class, 8-Metre and and J-class yachts - Endeavour, Yankee and Iyruna at full sail on the Solent.
[Camper and Nicholsons Launch; Sailing]
This film shows views of the Camper and Nicholsons shipyard at Gosport, adjacent to the Ratsey and Lapthorn Sailmakers; launching a vessel into the Solent. The second part of the film shows various yacht classes - 'J' 'X', 'W' and '12'-metre, racing on the Solent.
[Building of Yacht and Launch; Sailing]
This film opens with highlights of the building of a yacht at Camper & Nicholsons yard in Gosport, from running the lead keel, laying the frames to adding the outer cladding and deckboards. The yacht is then launched following a christening ceremony into the Solent. The film closes with wide shots of several 12-metre yachts sailing on the Solent.
[Cowes; Camper and Nicholsons Ltd; Ratsey and Lapthorn Ltd]
This black and white film provides highlights and views of races at Cowes with several class of yacht including 'J', 'W' and 6-metre classes, along with views of the Camper & Nicholsons Shipyard and Ratsey and Lapthorn Ltd sail making company on the dockyard at Gosport, near Southampton.
[Camper and Nicholsons Ltd; Ratsey and Lapthorn Ltd; Launch of Yacht]
This short black and white film provides highlights of several ship workers hauling a ship on pulleys and ropes into the Solent, with views of the Ratsey and Lapthorn sail-making building on the same dockyard.
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