• Short Summary

    Russian Navy returns loaned battle ship - Officers watch Rugby match at Murrayfield.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Red Navy Sees Scotland Beat Wales".

    Firth of Forth and Murrayfield, Edinburgh, Scotland.

    LS GV Under Forth bridge battleship HMS Royal Sovereign. Side view Royal Sovereign. The ship was loaned to the Russians during the war and renamed 'Archangelski'.

    SV Bows of ship showing guns and Russian name 'Archangelski' MV Russian naval ensign flying at rear of ship.

    LV GV under Forth bridge 'Royal Sovereign' nosing way up Firth of Forth. LV Angle shot Forth Bridge.

    LV Russian sailors on deck of 'Royal Sovereign' LV GV Sovereign steaming under bridge. MV Pan Russian sailors lining deck of Royal Sovereign. LV Travel shot Royal Sovereign as she steams up Firth of Forth. MV Angle shot of 'Royal Sovereign lying off shore. VS of Russian officers coming ashore.

    Rugby Match, at Murrayfield.

    LV GV massed crowds at Scotland. - Wales rugger match.

    MV Russian officers arriving. SV Pan Russian officer walking to his place.

    LV Two Welshmen saluting the leek.

    SV Russian officer stroking his chin. LV Play. Russian officers in crowd. MV Line out. CU Pan Russian commandant. LV Elevated view of ghostly players moving around in fog.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.16
    Media URN:
    45720
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:15:00 / 01:24:58:00
    Canister:
    49/12

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