• Short Summary

    Two chief scout masters visit London scouts on board 'The Discovery' moored in the Thames.

  • Description

    River Thames, London.

    M/S sea scouts rowing. C/U sea scout rowing. L/S 'The Discovery' berthed in Thames. M/S bow of ship. M/S of rowers in boat as they approach the ship, on the bow many scouts sit, dangling their legs over the edge. C/U two scout masters - the District Commissioner and the London Commissioner for Senior Scouts - with a sea scout master in rowing boat. As rowing boat reaches ship one scout jumps out and ties mooring rope. M/S row of scouts standing to attention at edge of ship. M/S row of sea scouts blowing whistles. M/S scout masters boarding ship, saluting to ranks of scouts.

    M/S marching band on ship's deck. C/U band master swirling baton. M/S scout buglers. M/S band. Various shots scouts, sea scouts and air scouts - all from London area - chatting. C/U of scout badges on uniforms. M/S of scout masters looking upwards. Various shots scouts climbing rigging. L/S of rigging covered in scouts, they cheer.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:59:00 / 01:37:29:00
    CP 449

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