• Short Summary

    People wander around warships at Royal Navy open day in Simonstown, South Africa.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SHOWING THE FLAG AT THE CAPE".

    Simonstown, South Africa.

    Several shots of Royal Navy warships guarding the route to India via the Cape. Visitors look around the ships at an open day. The massive guns are swivelled around to fire at a seaplane. Brief shot of the Royal Naval Ensign (?) flag flying.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    959.08
    Media URN:
    16433
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:28:00 / 01:15:29:00
    Canister:
    38/26

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