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Cycling the Channel
Cycling the Channel

Cycling the Channel 1929


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Cycling the Channel 1929

United Kingdom

Watch in awe as a lady adventurer battles the choppy waters of the English Channel on her hydrocycle. An ingenious pedal-powered contraption that allows the rider to cycle across water with the aid of canoe-shaped floats, the hydrocycle had in fact been around since the 1890s. The ever-thrifty Topical Budget newsreel was here recycling (sorry) production footage from an earlier story.




Cycling English Channel, The


Pedal Power




United Kingdom



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Topical Film Company

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