VIDEO: Throwback Thursday – 1959 Bahamas

Published on August 27th, 2015

Video of Snipe and Star Sailing at Royal Nassau Yacht Club, Bahamas, circa 1959

This video includes various shots of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, standing on quayside, he presents trophies (the King’s cup) to winners of sailing race – Basil Kelly and Buck Johnson. It also shows various shots yachts racing, including Stars and Snipes. In one clip, the Duke is on board a Star class boats. There are also various shots of speed boats and motor launches following the race.

Published on April 13, 2014

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