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  • Description

    Large artillery.

    Location of events unknown / unclear.

    Shot of large gun from several yards behind; British (?) soldiers hurry over to it. Closer shot soldier about to fire gun. MS gun firing. Side view huge gun barrel. Shots of artillery team of young soldiers just behind gun as it fires and jerks back with powerful recoil. Soldiers burn camouflage netting.

    More of artillery at work. Shots of giant railway guns; including good shot from distance with huge blast coming out of gun as it fires. Gun barrel poking out of camouflage netting. Another good shot; very clean; of artillery team; gun fires; then soldier opens door to reload. MS gun barrel sticking out of trees.

    Cataloguer's note: duplicate of item with same title in ON 446 E on *PM2472*.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:24:00 / 01:40:56:00
    ON 449 F
    Sort Number:
    ON 449 F
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    MBM 1 WW1 WATT FWW Machine Guns and Industrialised War ON 449 CCWWI Big guns
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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