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  • Short Summary

    Gymnastics and agility displays by the cadets on the training ship Arethusa.

  • Description

    Greenhithe, Kent.

    Title: "Naval Boys Sports Ashore. Some novel events by the boys of training ship Arethusa".

    M/S of a row of hammocks suspended on frame; Naval cadets race to role the hammocks up into bundles. M/S of several officers inspect the boys' bundles as well as their uniforms. M/S of cadets performing the sailor's horn pipe dance on a field in front of an audience. M/S of boys forming a human pyramid on a gymnastics horse, other boys tumbles through the gap between their legs. M/S of a more complicated, large human pyramid.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    506.06
    Media URN:
    25852
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:19:00 / 01:22:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1306

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