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  • Short Summary

    The largest silver bell ever cast is presented by the people of Tyneside to H.M.S. Nelson.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Largest silver bell ever cast weighing over 1 1/2 cwts. presented by inhabitants of Tyneside (where she was built) to H.M.S. Nelson. Newcastle on Tyne.

    L/S as sailors walk down the street pulling the bell on a gun carriage, people watch from the side. M/S of sailors standing around the bell. C/U of the shiny bell with "Nelson" engraved on it. M/S as it is carried on a pole and lifted onto a launch, sailors walk about on it. M/S as the bell is transported across on the boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    744.08
    Media URN:
    35104
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:09:00 / 01:13:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1540

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