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  • Description

    Title reads: "Seaslug on Test".

    Off West Coast of Scotland.

    Firing of Seaslug from HMS Devonshire. L/S Royal Navy destroyer moving at speed. L/S Seaslug guided missile being fired from the ship, pan as it goes away from camera. L/S another Seaslug being fired, going straight up in the air and disappearing into cloud. Another Seaslug is fired, pan with that as it goes away from camera. L/S Devonshire at speed in heavy seas. L/S from deck of Devonshire as Seaslug is fired, it goes out of top of picture. Another Seaslug is fired, pan with it away from camera. Another Seaslug is fired, it goes straight up in the air, pan until it goes into heavy cloud. Another Seaslug is fired, it goes away from camera at low angle, booster rockets can be seen to fall from the main body of the missile.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53385
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1719.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:37:00 / 01:23:11:00
    Canister:
    62/44
    Sort Number:
    62/044
  • Appears in...

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    Bones of Oak and Iron Exhibition Royal Navy Destroyers
  • Stills

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

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