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  • Short Summary

    British Research Society ship 'Discovery II' sets off from London for colder climates.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "St. Catherine's Dock. Off to the Antarctic - and it will be more than 2 years before 'Discovery II' and her gallant crew see the Thames again."

    St. Catherine's Dock, London.

    The British Research Society ship 'Discovery II' moves out of the dock. Some members of the crew lean over the rail to wave goodbye.

    People on the dock wave goodbye as the ship moves off. Tower Bridge is visible in the background.

    The ship moves off on its way down the River Thames.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    869.24
    Media URN:
    12743
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:23:00 / 01:38:21:00
    Canister:
    31/81

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