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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. Life-Boat Rights Itself".

    Portsmouth Naval Dockyard, Hampshire. A new lifeboat that will not capsize is demonstrated.

    GV The new lifeboat. SV Interior of the lifeboat showing radar and radar equipment. CU Pan ditto. SV The designer Mr Richard Oakley giving thumbs-up sign. SV The lifeboat pan up to crane. SV The lifeboat being turned over by the crane. Cables are released and the lifeboat turns over right side up again. SV People watching. SV The lifeboat being turned over again. This time it goes over in a full circle and rights itself.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55377
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1797.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:34:00 / 01:49:42:00
    Canister:
    66/51
    Sort Number:
    66/051
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Lifeboats, late 1960s and 1970s
  • Stills

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

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