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    No title - Soldiers train to handle hovercraft. Ramsgate, Kent.

    C/U pan army officers being instructed by George Kennedy. M/S and C/U Kennedy giving instructions. Various shots hovercraft in harbour. L/S tracking shot from window of hovercraft. C/U soldier's hand on control stick. Various shots of soldiers in hovercraft.

    Pan as the hovercraft comes onto Goodwin Sands. L/S as the soldiers get off. C/U radar scanner. M/S and C/U Bill Williamson talking to the men and studying map. L/S and C/U as the soldiers go back aboard. C/U soldier at controls. C/U of his hand pressing buttons on control panel. C/U water bubbling from beneath hovercraft's skirt. M/S as the hovercraft lifts and moves away. M/S pan as it moves off the sands onto the sea.

    Cataloguer's note: trainees include Captain D.K. Paterson, Lieutenant I. Hellberg, E. Nelson, Staff Sergeant L. Hickling, Staff Sergeant B. Webster and Sergeant Poyntz.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56078
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2019.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:22:00 / 01:24:42:00
    Canister:
    67/13
    Sort Number:
    67/013
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    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Science & Technology War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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