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  • Short Summary

    Captain Scott's ship, the Discovery, is refitted in Portsmouth, ready for Polar Expedition.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Gallant Old "Discovery". Finishing touches - after two years refitting - on Captain Scott's famous ship shortly to leave for another Polar Expedition. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    L/S as the camera pans across the Discovery with men working on it in the harbour. M/S as the camera pans up the mast to a man working on the rigging, it continues right to the crow's nest at the top.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    394.06
    Media URN:
    25143
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:55:00 / 01:06:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1188

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