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  • Short Summary

    The HMS Royal Sovereign is returned by the Russians after wartime service.

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Firth of Forth, 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.

    Possibly connected with 49/12 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:10:00 / 01:30:16:00
    UNSO Reel 050 H

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