Celebrations to mark Trafalgar Day in Portsmouth.
Item title reads: " On Trafalgar Day. Sir Hubert Brand, C-in-C of the Atlantic Fleet, transfers his flag from H.M.S. Revenge to H.M.S. Nelson - named greatest of all sailors."
Portsmouth, Hampshire, and Liverpool and Newcastle.
M/S of ship's bridge with marines in white helmets on the deck in the foreground. A sailor hauls up the Union Jack ensign on a flag pole. Fog and smoke swirl in the background. M/S of ship's mast and cross ensign flying. High angle shot of a launch approaching the warship. Officers are piped aboard. M/S of sailor at the top of a mast with flag. Officers inspect marines, and the camera pans around the warship. Various shots of a parade of sailors and civilians in Newcastle, near to a statue of Nelson, and in Liverpool sailors march in bell bottom trousers, followed by a brass band and boys in clerical collars, from a public school ?
Note: Good sequence of sailors in bell bottomed trousers.