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    Item title reads - His last voyage. Commodore Sir Edgar Britten (Captain of the "Queen Mary") buried at sea.

    The Needles, Isle of Wight.

    L/S as the camera pans across the tug "Calshot". M/S as Commodore Sir Edgar Britten's coffin is carried aboard the tug, ensigns are flown at half mast as it is lifted up in a harness then lowered onto a platform. M/S of officers watching. M/S of the coffin. M/S as crew and family come onboard, M/S as they stand on deck with the coffin. M/S's as the tug sails away into the mist.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13221
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    897.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:32:00 / 01:50:37:00
    Canister:
    36/88
    Sort Number:
    36/088
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    Queen Mary Isle of Wight
  • Stills

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

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