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Tall Ships Race 1982: Live outside broadcast on the Parade of Sail after the Tall Ships Race, down the Solent

Title
Tall Ships Race 1982: Live outside broadcast on the Parade of Sail after the Tall Ships Race, down the Solent
Transmission details
26 Aug 1982
Description
TALL SHIPS RACE 1982 [Series RADIO VICTORY ARCHIVE] Live outside broadcast on Radio Victory on the Parade of Sail after the Tall Ships Race; down the Solent on 26 August 1982. Commentary by PAUL BROWN. TRACK 1- In ... gallant with ... Interview with H MORIN SCOTT - how can the harbour master control all the spectator boats? Discussion with studio [presumably not broadcast] about monitoring TRACK 2- In - And we can just ... Salute to be taken on board Somerset by COMMANDER GREVILLE HOWARD [Chairman Overseas of Sail Training Association Race Committee]. Descriptions of different types of ships - brig, ketch, barque, etc. TRACK 3- Advertisements. TRACK 4- In - The mechanical waving station ... Description of scene near the Somerset before the salute, near Fawley Power Station. Many Polish boats. In Parade of Sail all the groups of sail headed by large ships. Front group has largest ships ahead of it - Sir Winston Churchill, Malcolm Miller and Royalist. Second group headed by Danmark. Fifth group headed by ship from Poland. Description of Halcyon - belongs to Warsash School of Navigation. Parade heading for Southsea. Description of the Great Escapes and the Oliphant, also the Phoenix, the Eleanor. [Box 6]
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Notes
Tape seems to have been edited; some is at 15ips [?A previous recording]. CD has therefore been split into tracks.
Misc. notes
Gauge:-1/8 inch tape
Production company
Radio Victory
Extent
1 tape

Credits

Presenter
Paul Brown
Interviewees
H Morin Scott; Greville Howard

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