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    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. Across the sea he loved so well. Ships and men of the Royal Navy pay touching tribute at passing of Mr. W. Wyllie R.A., famous marine artist."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    A naval cutter moves out from the shore carrying the coffin of the painter W Wyllie.
    People watch from the shore and harbour as the boat moves off. Shots of the cutter
    being rowed past various Royal Navy vessels (large ship is HMS Nelson, which
    provided the cutter). Warships dip their ensigns in respect as cutter moves past. The
    boat comes alongside wharf on other side of harbour. Wyllie's coffin was then
    transported to St Mary's Church at Portchester Castle.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    8191
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    767.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:38:00 / 01:53:58:00
    Canister:
    31/30
    Sort Number:
    31/030
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Wylie
  • Stills

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

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