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  • Short Summary

    The men of HMS London get a warm welcome on arrival in Chatham.

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    Sheerness & Chatham, Kent.

    LS. HMS 'London' coming in to Sheerness - coming home from the Yangtse. CU. Sailor with hat on reading 'HMS London'. MS. The London at sea. Two men carrying a barrel across deck. LS. Crowds on quay waiting for the ship to come. Nice close up shots of the children waiting. More shots of large crowd waiting on quayside. People waving as the ship comes nearer. The London alongside, crowds on quay. CU. Ship's officer, possibly Captain. Crew lined up on deck. LS. The London alongside. Crowds on quay. SCU. Sailors unloading shells. Large bell ringing. CU. The bell. MS. Pile of luggage, pan to officers. More shots of the crew unloading the ship. LS. Ship in harbour.

    (Mute Orig.Neg.)

    Information found in the old record - Cuts 49/74.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:07:00 / 01:54:09:00
    UN 2171 D

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