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  • Short Summary

    A First World war tank making it's way over rough territory

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Batley, Yorks. - Over The Top For The Last Time! - How the presentation tank took up it's appointed place"

    Batley, Yorkshire.

    MS WW1 type tank - No. 84 - breaking down wall and falling down slope. CU Travelling shot of tank passing over rough ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    202.17
    Media URN:
    25279
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:08:00 / 01:19:21:00
    Canister:
    G 619

Comments (1)

  1. munkeezulu says

    One of fifty MKIII tanks. These were built as training tanks and thus remained in England and did did not see action. After the war many tanks were distributed around various towns as war memorials, most were broken up in the 1920s and 30s.

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