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  • Short Summary

    Monitoring radar signals, radar tracking equipment and missile loading on board the Devonshire.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Birkenhead, Merseyside.

    MS and CU Captain of the HMS "Devonshire", Captain P. N. Howes, sitting at control panel on his bridge. MS Seaslug missile going into launcher. Various shots, the ship's Operations Room showing Royal Navy officers monitoring complex radar equipment. MS Seaslug missile on rotating launcher. (2 shots). MS Missile hatching opening and missile loading into launcher. (3 shots). LS and CU Radar tracking equipment on the ship's deck. CU Ship's sign "Devonshire". MS Ship's cook in pristine modern galley. CU and MS Seaman in wheelhouse. CU Hands on small wheel. CU Sign "Wheelhouse". CU Battle honour plaque. CU Two sailors in caps.

    Note: Date on original record: 18/10/1962. Technical notes on the missiles "Beam-Guiding Guidance System" made by GEC Electronics on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.22
    Media URN:
    87136
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:38:00 / 01:57:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 3676 E

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