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  • Short Summary

    Captured German field gun on display in Liverpool.

  • Description

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    World War One. Captured German field gun displayed at Liverpool. Shot of soldiers pulling the gun down the street, crowd of boys follows. Pan as soldiers run around to unhook the gun from the cart. Pan on soldiers turning the gun around on its two wheels, crowd watches from behind fence. Group of soldiers standing, pan along the gun with the soldiers standing by it and civilians in background. British soldier bends over the gun, as if operating it. C/U of soldier's hand pulling lever working loading mechanism. Extreme C/U part of the gun barrel with engraving (illegible).

    Weapons; technology.

    Modified WPA record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1854.08
    Media URN:
    71505
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:32:00 / 01:09:58:00
    Canister:
    ON 018 G

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