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NAVY NEWS - PRE-WETTING TRIALS

Navy News - Pre-Wetting Trials (1954)

HMS Cumberland undergoes "Pre-Wetting" trials - a new...

CUSTOMS SCHOOL beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Customs School Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1966)

Trainee customs officials...

THE GALE'S PRANK

The Gale's Prank (1926)

Battleship, H.M.S. Thunderer, is blown ashore on her way to the breaker's yard. ...

 VISITORS ONTO NAVY SHIPS

Visitors Onto Navy Ships (1930-1939)

Civilians pay a visit to Royal Naval warships - including HMS...

TORPEDO TESTING

Torpedo Testing (1949)

Sailors based at Weymouth examine retrieved torpedoes fired at sea in Royal Navy...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 661 - reel 3 of 3 - HMS GLAMORGAN - COMPUTER SHIP OF...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 661 - Reel 3 Of 3 - HMS Glamorgan - Computer Ship Of... (1967)

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GOSPORT

Gosport (1950)

New submarine 'snorting' device being demonstrated at Gosport.

BRITAIN'S ATOM SUB ON TRIAL

Britain's Atom Sub On Trial (1963)

Britain's first atomic submarine Dreadnought goes on trial in the...

SUIT TO SAVE LIFE

Suit To Save Life (1966)

A new submarine escape suit is demonstrated at Gosport, Hampshire.

NEW NAVAL TURBINE PATROL BOATS aka NEW TURBINE SPEED LAUNCH

New Naval Turbine Patrol Boats AKA New Turbine Speed Launch (1953)

Sea trials of the first two...

A MAJESTIC SPECTACLE aka ALL'S WELL

A Majestic Spectacle AKA All's Well (1934)

Pride of Royal Navy is still stuck off Portsmouth thanks...

LONDON'S NAVY WEEK

London's Navy Week (1937)

Lord Mayor of London opens HMS 'President' for the public - part of London's...

JILL AFLOAT

Jill Afloat (1937)

Girl Guides sea branch Sea Rangers learning seamanship on HMS Implacable.

LAUNCH OF HMS EDINBURGH AT WALLSEND

Launch Of HMS Edinburgh At Wallsend (1938)

Lady Gumley launches the cruiser HMS Edinburgh at...

HURRICANE DISASTER HAVANA aka HURRICANE DEVASTATES HAVANA

Hurricane Disaster Havana AKA Hurricane Devastates Havana (1926)

A look at devastation caused by...

HMS NELSON & CUTS

HMS Nelson & Cuts (1926)

A look at new battleship under construction at Newcastle docks - the HMS...

SUBMARINE LAUNCHED LNER

Submarine Launched Lner (1938)

Mrs A J Powell launches a the new submarine HMS Thetis at Birkenhead.

SUBMARINES VISIT LONDON

Submarines Visit London (1938)

Submarines HMS Otway and HMS Osiris tie up at Shadwell Basin on the...

FROM CRUISER TO AIRCRAFT CARRIER

From Cruiser To Aircraft Carrier (1930)

HMS Glorious in sea trials after conversion to aircraft...

HMS 'FORMIDABLE' LAUNCHES HERSELF

HMS 'formidable' Launches Herself (1939)

The HMS 'Formidable' breaking away from moorings and...

FROST PREVENTS A LAUNCH

Frost Prevents A Launch (1926)

Lady Chatfield is prevented from launching new ship due to bad weather...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 661 - reel 2 of 3 - HMS GLAMORGAN - COMPUTER SHIP OF...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 661 - Reel 2 Of 3 - HMS Glamorgan - Computer Ship Of... (1967)

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BIG DESTROYER FOR NAVY

Big Destroyer For Navy (1952)

First pictures of the naval destroyer, HMS Daring with Squid multiple...

HMS EXMOUTH

HMS Exmouth (1969)

New frigate HMS Exmouth at sea off coast of Portsmouth.

Selected Originals - HMS EXMOUTH

Selected Originals - HMS Exmouth (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story HMS EXMOUTH - 69/16.

 MAIL DROP TO HMS GAMBIA

Mail Drop To HMS Gambia (1960)

Shackleton plane leaves St. Mawgan, Cornwall and drops mail canisters...

RESCUE TANK

Rescue Tank (1968)

Exercises are carried out in the rescue tank at H.M.S. Vernon's shore base.

BRITISH FLEET VISITS LISBON

British Fleet Visits Lisbon (1938)

British warships and destroyers arrive at Lisbon in Portugal.

HMS MAL-DE-MER

HMS Mal-De-Mer (1921)

A model invention by Lieutenant Commander Carr enables boys to practise handling...

PRINCES' BATTLESHIP HMS RENOWN

Princes' Battleship HMS Renown (1920)

Nicely shot material of HMS Renown being prepared for Prince of...

NAVY SPEEDS AIR TAKE-OFFS

Navy Speeds Air Take-Offs (1952)

Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm demonstrate new method of launching 'planes...

Selected Originals - NAVY SPEEDS AIR TAKE-OFFS

Selected Originals - Navy Speeds Air Take-Offs (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "Navy...

OUR LATEST SUBMARINE

Our Latest Submarine (1934)

New British made submarine is launched in Barrow in Furness.

THE SHIP THAT PASSES...

The Ship That Passes... (1931)

HMS Birmingham is broken up at Pembroke Dock Yard.

LAUNCH OF HMS NUBIAN AT SOUTHAMPTON

Launch Of HMS Nubian At Southampton (1937)

Navy destroyer is launched at Southampton, part of...

BOMB DISPOSAL

Bomb Disposal (1964)

HMS Vernon Bomb Disposal Unit locate and detonate wartime bombs on a Kent beach.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 661 - reel 1 of 3 - HMS GLAMORGAN - COMPUTER SHIP OF...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 661 - Reel 1 Of 3 - HMS Glamorgan - Computer Ship Of... (1967)

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THE HOME OF THE WHALES

The Home Of The Whales (1934)

Whale expedition on board HMS Milford in Antarctica.

STEEL FISH!

Steel Fish! (1931)

Torpedoes are launched in a practice shoot.

THE CLYDE HAS 10 YEARS BOOM aka THE CLYDE HAS TEN YEARS BOOM

The Clyde Has 10 Years Boom AKA The Clyde Has Ten Years Boom (1947)

Good survey of work in the...

BRITISH CADETS VISIT US ACADEMY

British Cadets Visit Us Academy (1947)

British naval cadets pay a visit to American colleagues in...

H.M.S. WAVE RUNS AGROUND

HMS Wave Runs Aground (1952)

A Royal Navy Minesweeper runs aground in St. Ives.

EARTHQUAKE ISLANDS - GREEK EARTHQUAKE

Earthquake Islands - Greek Earthquake (1953)

Pathe's Cameraman flies over stricken Greek Islands -...

NAVY NEWS - HMS ALBION DH110 AIRCRAFT

Navy News - HMS Albion Dh110 Aircraft (1954)

Aircraft carrier HMS Albion has new equipment which...

KEEP CALM AND LIVE

Keep Calm And Live (1963)

Demonstration of new equipment which will help save pilots' lives. Portsmouth,...

COMMISSIONING OF HMS RESOLUTION

Commissioning Of HMS Resolution (1967)

Commissioning of HMS Resolution atomic submarine.

HMS EURYALUS

HMS Euryalus (1967)

HMS Euryalus Anti-Submarine Frigate on the River Thames.

FLEET AT SEA

Fleet At Sea (1968)

Ships of the Western Fleet assemble at Rosyth, Scotland.

NUCLEAR SUB LAUNCHED

Nuclear Sub Launched (1969)

Nuclear submarine HMS Churchill launched at Barrow-in-Furness.

SUBMARINE ESCAPE EXERCISE

Submarine Escape Exercise (1969)

Submarine escape equipment demonstrated at Loch Fyne by Royal Navy.