Drake Sails Again 1934

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    Full title reads: "DRAKE SAILS AGAIN - The 'Golden Hind' once more at Plymouth Hoe."

    Plymouth, Devon.

    Several shots of the replica of the 'Golden Hind', Admiral Drake's famous ship, but half the size of the original, with sailors in period costume sailing on it at Plymouth Harbour.

    Several shots of the navy exercise - destroyer attacks a submarine seen on the other side of harbour - exchanged torpedoes and gun fire. Men are seen on board destroyer operating a big gun and firing at submarine. Submarine sinks slowly - presumably being hit.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8469
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    773.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:47:00 / 01:04:14:00
    Canister:
    34/63
    Sort Number:
    34/063
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    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry War & Revolution
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