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  • Short Summary

    Captured German floating dock is launched into the sea with great splash.

  • Description

    Germany.

    Intertitle: "42,000 TON FLOATING DOCK launched - but we shall have it when completed".

    Panning shot of an enormous metal construction. L/S of the 'u' shaped dock sliding sideways down a ramp and into the sea with a big splash. Panning shot of the dock floating on the sea.

    Note: this dock is also featured in Gazette story - GERMAN FLOATING DOCK - in G 731. AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    224.43
    Media URN:
    22050
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:13:00 / 01:52:47:00
    Canister:
    G 731

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