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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of missile moving through launching system on board ship then being fired.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Location given as Birkenhead, Merseyside.

    Sea level LS H.M.S. Devonshire at sea, moving very fast. (2 shots). MS Captain P N Howes in Operations Control. CU Animated diagram on how the Seaslug missile is loaded into launcher. Various shots, complex launching system of the Seaslug, missile moving through cage into launcher. MS High shot, Operations Room. CU Finger throwing starter switch for launching. Various LS Seaslug missiles being launched from the destroyer H.M.S. Devonshire at sea. LS The destroyer at sea, moving very fast.

    Note: Date on original record: 22/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.01
    Media URN:
    87115
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 3673 C

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