• Short Summary

    Joe Noble illustrates how submarine and magnetic mines work.

  • Description

    Mines.

    C/U newspaper headlines "More ships sunk by mines". Various shots of submarine mines in the Imperial War Museum with cartoons to explain how the mine is made and how it works to destroy shipping. Joe Noble illustrates by cartoons how mines are laid and swept with some actual scenes of minesweepers at sea. C/U newspaper headline "Planes drop mines over sea". Various shots of cartoons showing likely construction of magnetic mines, how they work and how they are laid and swept.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1284.12
    Media URN:
    42810
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:10:00 / 01:21:51:00
    Canister:
    NSP 199

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