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    Item title reads: " "The Sea Flea" Which looks like a mixture of glider - seaplane, submarine & ship - "hops along" during trials on the Thames."

    Putney, London

    M/S of the boat at anchor with the crew on board on calm water. Side view of a sailor hand cranking the propeller. The propeller starts with spurt of exhaust smoke. M/S of the craft speeding up and down river, passing a long line of barges pulled by tugs. There are buildings and cranes on the embankment.

    Note: see also *PM0702* 702.05 for alternative sequences. Grainy and poor contrast in places.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33421
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    702.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:18:00 / 01:11:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1441
    Sort Number:
    G 1441
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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