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    The Queen inspects fleet in Torbay, Devon.

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    Fleet review. Torbay, Devon.

    GV of the royal yacht Britannia steaming through the fleet. Air view of the fleet. GV Small boats following Britannia. Top Shot as Queen's boat arrives at H.M.S. Hampshire. SV Naval ratings piping Queen aboard. LV The Queen and naval ratings walking on the deck of H.M.S. Hampshire, (guided missile destroyer). GV Of flare in water showing position of man in water. GV Helicopter moving towards man in water with man hanging on line to rescue man in water. CU Queen watching. GV The helicopter hovering over man in water as he is rescued and winched up. GV Queen on deck with naval ratings. CU Queen talking to naval ratings. SV As helicopter is stowed pan with the helicopter as it is pushed by men. CU Duke of Edinburgh watching. SV As the helicopter is pushed along the deck. SV Seaslug missile. CU Queen looking at the missile.

    GV Bridge of H.M.S. Eastbourne. Pan across to show Princess Anne walking on the deck with naval ratings. GV Men playing a game of giant ukkers. CU One of the men in fire protection suit. Pan down to show the ukkers board. SV Princess Anne and naval rating looking at the board. GV Men playing the game as one of them prepares to throw dice. CU The board. Pan across to the dice settling. SV Man walks forward to be introduced to Princess Anne. CU The man talking to Princess Anne. In this shot Anne waves her head backwards and forwards and leans back and laughs. CU Man with arrow through his head. SV As Princess Anne prepares to throw dice. She turns bucket over. Men rush forward to show what she has scored. One of the dice is a six. Pan up to men cheering. CU Man cheering.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:41:00 / 01:29:37:00

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