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  • Short Summary

    British and Italian ships on manoeuvres in the Med.

  • Description

    Pathe Journal item - title reads: "L'Angleterre et la Meriterranee".

    CU Royal Emblem.

    Aerial views over Houses of Parliament in London.

    MS Anthony Eden and others come out of building.

    Shots of what looks like Italian Navy warships on manoeuvres in the Mediterranean.

    MS of Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) on board ship.

    BV of women with donkeys, somewhere in the Middle East. CU sign post pointing to Jerusalem, Dead Sea or Jericho. Street scenes in Middle Eastern city.

    Various shots of oil pipeline and oil extraction equipment.

    Various shots of North African soldiers.

    Shots of what might be harbour in Libya.

    Shots of harbour and rock of Gibraltar. VS of British Royal Navy at sea.

    Aircraft fly in formation overhead.

    Various shots of warship - unclear whether British or Italian, or mixture, most fly the White Ensign.

    Note: shots are from 1930S Unknowns Can E. Original issue number for story is Unknown.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1169.17
    Media URN:
    40374
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:20:00 / 01:38:56:00
    Canister:
    1930s UNKNOWNS CAN E

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