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  • Description

    AMERICAN AID

    New York. United States of America (USA).

    GV. & SV. Huge pile of crates and tanks on dockside in New York. LV. Huge pile of guns, tanks and crates. MV. & SV. Tank being loaded aboard ship with crane. SV. Angle shot, tank being lowered into hold. MV. Men working on bottom of hold. LV. Tank being lifted from lighter. SV. Hatch man signalling. SV. Tank going into hold. MV. Long line of lorries awaiting shipment. MV. Huge pile of equipment on quayside.

    (F.G.) (Orig.A.)

    DE-COCOONING SHIPS

    Sheerness, Kent.

    GV. "Mothball" fleet lying off Sheerness, Kent. MV. SV. Covered up guns and other equipment on ships. SV. Pan, guns covered with protective cocoons. SCU. Rating stripping cocoon from gun, & SV. SCU. Cocoon being removed from barrel. SV. Angle shot, ratings painting barrel of gun. SV. Bofor gun being elevated. MV. Top view, draft joining ship. "Mothball" ships at anchor.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47321
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1447.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:18:00 / 01:14:27:00
    Canister:
    51/35
    Sort Number:
    51/035
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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