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  • Short Summary

    Men are helped into antiquated diving suits.

  • Description

    Story about deep sea diving.

    C/U of antiquated diving suits - big metal helmets and rubbers suits. Various shots of men putting on the suits. One man is helped into his suit - it looks difficult and painful. Special boots are put on. Metal guard is placed around a man's neck.

    C/U of man having the helmet put over his head. Man in full diving gear sits with a box on his lap - presumably his air supply? C/U of the nuts being tightened which attach the helmet to the neck part. M/S of divers jumping off the ship into the sea.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 655.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    900.13
    Media URN:
    15244
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:55:00 / 01:33:27:00
    Canister:
    EP 159

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