• Short Summary

    Lifeboat 'Charles Henry' undergoes self righting trials. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

  • Description

    No title - Lifeboat 'Charles Henry' undergoes self righting trials. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    M/S of the lifeboat at the dockside at Portsmouth. Top shot lifeboat in water, attached to a crane by slings. C/U lifeboat in water showing the slings from the crane, pan up to the crane holding the slings. C/U man signalling to the crane driver. C/U hoist lines being raised to turn the lifeboat over. Various shots lifeboat being tilted over into water, it is lying on its side, it turns completely upside down with keel uppermost. It continues rolling and comes upright. The camera zooms in to show the water splashing out of cabin. M/S of the lifeboat beside the dock.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2075.04
    Media URN:
    56943
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:20:00 / 01:10:17:00
    Canister:
    68/85

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