Detail

Title ID 5570Collection ID775
TitleModel Radio Control Boats - Power Boats
Date[ca. 1966]
CollectionRay Young
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeTransport Leisure
KeywordsLeisure Time Activities Boats Lakes Water Transport Entertainment Play Bridges
Location
LocalEastbourne
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionRay Young
CameraRay Young
Musicunknown
FormatColour Sound
Duration00:20:40:09
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This two part film shows a series of model radio controlled power boats being driven on a pond for a competition, watched by spectators and judges on both sides of the bank. The second film shows model radio controlled power boats being driven on Crumbles Pond in Princes Park, to demonstrate the boats moving at speed, operator control, and agility. [music has been removed from the online clip for copyright reasons]