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    Item title reads - East, West - home's best says Happy Jack - "Homeward Bound" for the festive season. Harwich, Essex and Devonport, Devon.

    M/S as all the sailors pile off the boat with their possessions. L/S as they make their way along the platform of a railway station, this is probably Harwich. They line up and wait for the train.

    M/S of sailors with their families, one holds a baby, another gives out sprigs of mistletoe. M/S as one sailor gives a sprig to a baby and tries to kiss her but she does not look too keen and pulls her head back, he tries again but she turns away. M/S of the sailors leaning out of the train windows, they wave as the train pulls away.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    20027
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    438.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:04:00 / 01:29:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1252
    Sort Number:
    G 1252
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Railway Stations
  • Stills

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

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