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  • Description

    Various library shots of warships at sea; commentator talks of the 'little ships' keeping their watch at sea.

    Titles read: 'Now Pathetone Present - DENNIS NOBLE - Famous Radio Recording and Concert Singer in "Little Ships".'

    London, probably Pathe Studio.

    Various shots of baritone Dennis Noble in white tie and tails singing 'The Little Ships', intercut with library footage of minesweepers, corvettes and other Royal Navy warships and their crews at sea.

    Note: a small section of soundtrack is missing from the start of the item, including the start of the song.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41441
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1198.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:31:00 / 01:28:00:00
    Canister:
    PT 514
    Sort Number:
    PT 514
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Fashion & Music War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    WW2 entertainment Minesweepers
  • Stills

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

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