• Short Summary

    Territorial Coast Defence gunners shoot for King's Cup.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Big Guns on The Target

    ISLE OF WIGHT: Sandown:
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    Gen. view 9.2. in. guns.
    Semi view & long view teams run to guns.
    Long view speedboat owing target..representing cruiser 5 miles away.
    Semi view target on tow.
    Long & semi view men load 380 lb. shell into gun.
    Long view men load 80 lb. cordite charge into gun.
    Gen. view gun fires.
    Gen. view explosion..wide of target.
    Semi view & CU apparatus showing position of bursts.
    Long view guns fires.
    Gen. view explosion.
    Semi view markers on land.
    Long & semi view guns fire.
    Long view bursts around target.
    Semi view marking up board.
    CU board showing winners..Hampshire.
    CU 2 guns fire.
    Long view 2 explosions on target.

    Military - Active; Competitions; Munitions and Armaments; Great Britain; Territorial Army
    Background: Territorial Coast Defence gunners shoot for King's Cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA792CKAJADVHBDABQ98JAYQRSW
    Media URN:
    VLVA792CKAJADVHBDABQ98JAYQRSW
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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