• Short Summary

    An explosion in Portsmouth Harbour is caused by sabotage.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. Naval Explosion - Sabotage?".

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    VS of Royal Navy warships in Portsmouth Harbour including an Aircraft carrier.

    VS of wrecked pier and barge. The pier was wrecked by an explosion while ammunition was being loaded. Sailors are searching through remains and it is decided that the explosion was caused by Sabotage.

    VS of damage to ship that was near to pier during explosion.

    (Orig. & Dupe. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1478.03
    Media URN:
    48271
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:48:00 / 01:03:38:00
    Canister:
    50/58

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