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  • Short Summary

    Sailors at work on board warship HMS Rodney.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Various shots of life aboard warship HMS Rodney.

    Sailors at work in the engine room.

    L/Ss of ship with guns firing. Sailors look through ship's telegraph equipment (?) on deck.

    L/S and M/S of ship travelling along show camouflage painted on side.

    Sailors in white balaclavas and gloves load weapons below decks. C/U of ship speed dial and 'Revolution Telegraph' going round.

    Ack-ack (anti-artillery) guns are loaded and tried out while the crew watches.

    Shots of troop ships and/or landing craft at sea. Fleet sailing. Sailor looks through telescope on deck. Bearded man looks through binoculars. Sailors on deck pretend to be spotting something on the horizon (amid much merriment).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1994.01
    Media URN:
    62167
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:09:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1147 A

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