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  • Short Summary

    Battleship, H.M.S. Thunderer, is blown ashore on her way to the breaker's yard.

  • Description

    Blyth, Northumberland.

    L/S, taken from a wide stretch of sandy beach, of a large battleship stranded close to the shore, a couple of kids run along close to the edge of the sea. Closer L/S of the battleship. Initial shots look like cuts / out takes. After several seconds of spacing, the edited story starts at 01:16:27.

    Title: "The Gale's Prank. H.M.S. Thunderer blown ashore whilst on her last journey - to the Shipbreaker's Yard".

    L/S, taken from the beach, of the stranded battleship at sea. M/S of the battleship. Panning M/S along the length of the battleship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    664.11
    Media URN:
    26618
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:02:00 / 01:17:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1359

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