• Short Summary

    Baritone Dennis Noble sings 'The Little Ships'.

  • Description

    Various library shots of warships at sea; commentator talks of the 'little ships' keeping their watch at sea.

    Titles read: 'Now Pathetone Present - DENNIS NOBLE - Famous Radio Recording and Concert Singer in "Little Ships".'

    London, probably Pathe Studio.

    Various shots of baritone Dennis Noble in white tie and tails singing 'The Little Ships', intercut with library footage of minesweepers, corvettes and other Royal Navy warships and their crews at sea.

    Note: a small section of soundtrack is missing from the start of the item, including the start of the song.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1198.15
    Media URN:
    41441
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:31:00 / 01:28:00:00
    Canister:
    PT 514

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