• Short Summary

    Footage of new small submarine in action, Devonport, Plymouth, Devon.

  • Description

    Midget submarine, Plymouth, Devon.

    M/S midget submarine. M/S and C/U bow of sub ploughing through water. C/U skipper on deck. L/S Submarine two member of the crew are on deck. C/U skipper, pan down to show size of decking. Skipper going down, slamming hatch behind him and locking it. C/U Interior of the submarine Seaman puts diving mechanism into action. Pan up to him turning wheel. M/S Submarine starting to dive. C/U of vessel now underwater L/S pennant still flying as going down. Interior cabin Periscope goes up and skipper looks through. M/S periscope above water. C/U skipper looking through periscope. L/S Sub underwater, periscope above water. M/S Submarine surfacing. The hatch opens and the skipper gets out and shuts hatch behind him. C/U figurehead. M/S Submarine docking.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1293.16
    Media URN:
    34628
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:42:00 / 01:30:44:00
    Canister:
    NP 364

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