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  • Short Summary

    New type of life jacket demonstrated in London.

  • Description

    London.

    Various shots of the demonstration of the function of the new RNLI life jacket at Dolphin Square, London. Demonstrator falls into indoor swimming pool and comes to the surface face up - several takes. Then he can remain afloat for some time. Later, he can inflate it further by mouth to stay afloat even longer. CU. Still photograph showing lifeboat crew wearing old fashion jackets.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 16/01/1967.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3166.24
    Media URN:
    88971
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:38:00 / 01:51:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 4218 C

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