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  • Short Summary

    A huge 32,000 ton dock is towed along by 6 tugs to Portland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Grand Fleets "Hospital". 32,000 ton dock - capable of holding biggest battleship towed 450 miles in 4 days by 6 Admiralty tugs. Portland, Dorset.

    L/S of the huge dock, the camera pans across the tugs towing it. Various shots of the dock as it moves slowly along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    324.09
    Media URN:
    24112
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:08:00 / 01:09:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1037

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