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  • Short Summary

    Item showing the Royal Navy's latest aircraft and submarines.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    The Royal Navy's latest aircraft and submarines.

    CU pilot sitting in cockpit of Sea Vixen fighter. CU lettering on side of aircraft 'Royal Navy'. Various good shots of Sea Vixen formerly D-H 110 fighter landing and taking off from the deck of HMS 'Victorious', using a catapult for takeoff. MS travelling shot from aircraft as it approaches HMS 'Bulwark'.

    MS porpoise class submarine sliding down slipway. MS panning shot of submarine being towed out from harbour after launching. Interior MS submarine 'Grampus' all the crew are at their stations, pan to officer using the periscope. MS conning tower of 'Grampus' porpoise class submarine, breaking surface just off shore. Interior MS dining room in submarine with men seated on benches having lunch. MS submarine with crew lined up on deck.

    MS workman grinding huge reactor shielding which will be incorporated in Atomic submarine 'Dreadnought' at Dounreay. MS hull of the 'Dreadnought' under construction at Barrow. Various shots of construction of the 'Dreadnought', assembling machinery, checking hull etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2942.05
    Media URN:
    84626
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:51:00 / 01:10:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 3313 B

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