• Short Summary

    British battleship HMS Hood sets sail from Portsmouth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. 'Ready ... Aye ... Ready' Whilst Nations are still talking war debts, reparations, disarmament, economic crises, etc. etc., - 'Britain's Bulwark' carries on a s silently and efficiently as ever."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Shot of large British Royal Navy warship moving out of Portsmouth Harbour. People watch from the dockside as the ship moves out. It appears to the be the battle cruiser HMS Hood.

    Shots of a small military band playing on the deck.

    More shots of the ship further out to sea.

    Shots of other Naval vessels.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    693.24
    Media URN:
    5361
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:41:00 / 01:32:53:00
    Canister:
    33/4

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