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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 49/87 - The 'Amethyst' gets heroes welcome in Gibraltar.

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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Cuts from newsreel 49/87 - The 'Amethyst' gets heroes welcome in Gibraltar.

    Shots of the Rock of Gibraltar from the sea. Various shots of the 'Amethyst' ship nearing Gibraltar and coming into quay. People wave from quayside. M/S of some of the crew in stern of boat.

    M/S of the Flag Officer of Gibraltar, Vice Admiral Brooking, and others boarding ship. M/S of Brigadier WA Ebsworth, OC troops, boarding ship and inspecting Guard of Honour. M/S of Air Commodore Spencer boarding ship. Elevated L/S of crew of the Amethyst marching in ceremonial procession through the streets of Gibraltar. L/S of Rock of Gibraltar from the sea.

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    Film ID:
    2523.15
    Media URN:
    68061
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:56:00 / 01:47:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2193 B

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