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  • Short Summary

    An amplifying device enables operator to be heard for 3 miles and to guide ships into berth.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Another wireless wonder. Ships guided to berths by wireless voice - amplifying device. Though operator spoke in ordinary tones, he could be heard for over 3 miles. Southampton, Hampshire.

    M/S of a man looking at a wireless. M/S of the mast and exterior of the ship, the camera pans up and across to a giant speaker shaped a bit like a megaphone.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    302.23
    Media URN:
    23656
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:04:00 / 01:28:44:00
    Canister:
    G 972

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