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  • Description

    Title reads: "A Real Job of Work".

    Location of events unknown.

    Day in the life of a Naval Paymaster on board Royal Navy warship.

    Various shots of a Naval Paymaster giving out wage packets to sailors. Various shots of provisions being lifted onto a warship from a smaller boat, including barrels of rum. Various shots baker taking lots of freshly baked loaves out of galley stove. Various shots of chefs ladling out soup to sailors. C/U of hunk of meat being chopped.

    Various shots of clerical staff at work on board ship. C/U of paymaster testing soup. Various shots of clothing store on ship. Various shots of main store. Various C/Us of items available from store: a brass hook, an adjustable spanner and a paintbrush. M/S of sailor handing his spare cash to the paymaster, to pay into the ship's savings bank. C/U of paymaster.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37741
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1067.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:01:00 / 01:33:20:00
    Canister:
    41/7
    Sort Number:
    41/007
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    FRONTLINE CATERING/ STOVES/MESS TENT ETC BREAD/MEAT - FRONTLINE/KITCHENS Llarb r4 1942
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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