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  • Description

    Waters off Capri, & Navalmeccanica shipyards, Castellammare, Naples, Italy

    GV. Bathysphere half submerged. LV. & SV. Bathysphere being lowered over dockside. CU. Professor Auguste Piccard looking on. SV. Bathysphere "Tieste" lowered into water, flying Swiss and Italian flags. SV. Workmen applauding. SV. Observation chamber under hull. SV. Professor Piccard and naval officers watching. SV. Pathe cameras being taken below. SV. Bathysphere. LV. & SV. Men dive from Bathysphere as it prepares to dive for depths up to 300 feet. SV. Men in rubber dinghy. LV. Bathysphere diving. SV. Officer looking over side of ship. LV. Bathysphere coming up.

    (Lav.) (Orig."B")

    Selected originals exist for this story, please see other paperwork. There is an alternative script for the voiceover included in the paperwork for this item.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    28745
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    114.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:59:00 / 01:04:56:00
    Canister:
    53/65
    Sort Number:
    53/065
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    bathysphere Ocean Exploration
  • Stills

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

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