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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of obsolete American battleships sunk by bombs dropped from aeroplanes.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Down to Davy Jones' Locker! Remarkable pictures of sinking of obsolete American Battleships by huge bombs from the air. California, USA (U.S.A.).

    L/S of an aeroplane flying over a battleship and leaving trails of smoke which fall down and envelop the ship, L/S of the ship surrounded by the smoke. M/S of a bomb exploding in the water near the ship. M/S of another bomb hitting the ship, and sending out smoke. M/S of a ship keeling over on its side and turning upside down. Various shots as it disappears completely under the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    316.35
    Media URN:
    24002
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:38:00 / 01:47:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1019

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