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    Title reads: "DEEP DIVING TRIALS UNIT".

    Royal Naval Physiological Laboratory, Gosport, Hampshire.

    L/S new building housing the ultra-deep sea diving tank. Interior; two divers enter the chamber. C/U heavy door is shut and sealed after them. M/S inside the chamber as one of the divers is shut inside the door and prepares to dive. L/S officer watching close-circuit television screens and dials. C/U dials. Interior; the attendant diver holds lifeline, pan to the other diver as the platform goes down taking him with it. C/U pressure gauge. M/S, looking through porthole, of the diver swimming around. C/U officer watching. C/U as the diver swims up very close to the port hole. M/S through port hole as the diver is taken up by the platform. M/S inside chamber as the diver comes up, takes off mask, and gives thumbs up to his mate.

    Note: newspaper cutting on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55326
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1796.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:45:00 / 01:07:04:00
    Canister:
    65/20
    Sort Number:
    65/020
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Deep Sea Diving
  • Stills

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

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