• Short Summary

    The British Destroyer HMS Velox travels along the Manchester Ship Canal.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Showing the Flag'! Fifth Destroyer Flotilla pays visit to Manchester Ship Canal."

    Manchester Ship Canal.

    Large naval warship moves slowly through the Manchester Ship Canal. According to the life belt on the ship this is the HMS Velox. as the ship moves down the sailors pull in the protective pads from the side of the ship.

    High angle shot of warship travelling along Canal. Great shots of the Velox going under the camera position. It travels under Runcorn Bridge in Cheshire.

    More shots of the ship as it travels away from the camera down the canal.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    683.04
    Media URN:
    5136
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:59:00 / 01:05:15:00
    Canister:
    32/53

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