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Douglas Harbour Paddle Steamer
Douglas Harbour Paddle Steamer

Douglas Harbour Paddle Steamer 1902

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Douglas Harbour Paddle Steamer 1902

2 mins United Kingdom

The movement of the boat, the angle of the camera towards the jetty, and the extraordinary depth of field on this shot all add up to a spectacular view of arrival at the port of Douglas, with an almost stereoscopic, 3D effect. It was most likely filmed on the occasion of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra's visit to the Isle of Man, which features in two other Mitchell and Kenyon films.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Douglas Isle of Man Steamers

Collection

Edwardians at Leisure

Released

1902

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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