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  • Short Summary

    British Naval warships come into their home port at Portsmouth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. 'The Fleet Is In!" A sight to thrill every British heart as the grey ships of war - great & small - come to their home ports after Spring cruise."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Various shots of British Royal Naval warships coming in to port - possibly including HMS Warspite. (Some damage to film). Closer shot of name on HMS Nelson as she sails past - a Navy band playing on her aft deck. Another large warship comes in. Smaller ships comes past. Crowds wave from the docks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    767.06
    Media URN:
    8177
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:07:00 / 01:30:14:00
    Canister:
    31/28

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