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  • Short Summary

    Dominion Premiers witness imposing naval pageant at Spithead in Hampshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Empire's sea might. Dominion Premiers see imposing naval pageant at Spithead, Hampshire.

    L/S as the camera pans across two ships. M/S of four Premiers stood on a platform. The camera pans across another ship, L/S of a whole fleet in a line.

    Intertitle - 'A running sea, mist, lowering skies and the great grey battleships!'

    Various shots of the choppy sea and imposing ships sailing along. M/S of sailors lining the deck of one vessel. Various shots of the ships on the sea, one has smoke billowing out of the top. Various shots of the crew onboard, the rest of the fleet is filmed from the point of view of one ship, M/S of the ships behind filmed through the rigging.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    322.08
    Media URN:
    24074
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:12:00 / 01:14:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1031

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