• Short Summary

    Mast of the training ship 'Arethusa' now belongs to Naval Training School, Elmham.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HOISTING THE FLAG - Inauguration by Vice-Admiral Chetwode, C.B., of new Mast at Naval Training School, Elmham."

    Elmham, (Norfolk or Suffolk).

    Cadets of the Naval Training School, Elmham, marching past Vice-Admiral Chetwode - he salutes. Vice-Admiral Chetwode addressing cadets (natural sound). He talks about their future achievements. He hoists the flag up the flag mast from 'Arethusa'.

    Cadets climbing up the mast of the old training ship 'Arethusa' - the last ship of the British Navy to go into action under sail. People looking up - they are seated on chairs to watch the ceremony. A nice shot of the cadets spread evenly on the mast. Vice-Admiral Chetwode looking up. Cut back to the mast where the cadets give it three cheers.



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  • Data

    Film ID:
    789.07
    Media URN:
    8827
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:46:00 / 01:14:07:00
    Canister:
    34/47

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