Britain's Newest Guns Demonstrated 1938

Star Item

Description

Soundtrack is currently missing for this issue.

Titles read: "BRITAIN'S NEWEST GUNS DEMONSTRATED".

Location of events unknown - could be Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

Various shots of new artillery guns being demonstrated by the British Army.

Data

Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
16474
Sort Number:
38/031
Time in/Out:
01:52:50:00 / 01:53:35:00
Canister:
38/31
Film ID:
959.49
Issue Date:
18/04/1938

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Safe Conduct For A Troop Convoy

Safe Conduct For A Troop Convoy

British warships escort a convoy of troop ships across dangerous waters.

Ark Royal Guards Against H-Bomb

Ark Royal Guards Against H-Bomb

A new aircraft carrier capable of launching atomic or hydrogen bomb attack is to be completed.

Northern Star Trials

Northern Star Trials

Britain's newest passenger liner, SS Northern Star, out on trials near the Isle of Arran.

Holiday All Round

Holiday All Round

Item showing holidaymakers at Southend, Cowes, Portsmouth, and White City.

'the Animals' Arrive In America

'the Animals' Arrive In America

Rock And Roll band - The Animals - greeted by crowds of fans when they arrive in New York.

New British Car - The 'astra'

New British Car - The 'astra'

Unveiling of Britain's newest automobile, the 'Astra'

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler