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    Item title reads - For deep sea escape.

    New submarine escape method tested off Malta.

    M/S submarine 'Orpheus' submerging at sea. M/S in cabin as man puts on new escape suit. C/U man having hood of suit put on and then zipped up, it traps air which is breathed on way up to surface. M/S man going up ladder into the escape hatch. C/U television monitor screen showing the opening of the hatch on submarine deck. C/U as the hatch opens and the man and air rise out of picture.

    M/S at sea as the man surfaces. M/S in the cabin as the escape hatch is opened and water gushes into the cabin. C/U man putting on helmet of his suit. M/S of the man going up into escape hatch. C/U television monitor screen as the deck hatch opens and the man emerges and rises out of picture. L/S dinghy picking up the surfaced man. M/S dinghy carrying rescued men coming towards camera.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/07/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55523
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1812.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:31:00 / 01:36:03:00
    Canister:
    65/58
    Sort Number:
    65/058
  • Stills

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

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