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  • Short Summary

    New launches demonstrated on the Solent. The boats may have royal connections.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton". (Looks like Story and uncut material)

    The Solent, Southampton, Hampshire.

    VS of two launches being sailed across Southampton Harbour.

    MS of wake behind ship.

    CU of officer in charge of boat.

    More shots of boat. Possibly a royal vessel. The boat makes lots of passes in front of camera.

    Various shots of crew, posing for pictures and at work. CU of sculpture of fish on side of boat.

    More shots of launch on water - flying boats are in the background of some shots.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Presumably from 1930s Gazettes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1905.29
    Media URN:
    61281
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:11:00 / 01:34:40:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 8

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