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  • Short Summary

    Famous military figures watch manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Full title reads: "Salisbury. The Great Autumn Manoeuvres. Lord Roberts arrives on the plain in his motorcar."

    Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

    Lord Roberts in open car.

    Intertitle reads: "General French, Mr Winston Churchill, in yeomanry uniform, and the staff."

    General French and Winston Churchill on horseback.

    Intertitle reads: "8th Hussars skirmishing."

    Eighth Hussars lying and kneeling with rifles. Hussars with field artillery guns. Shots of soldiers running around.

    Intertitle reads: "Captain Dickson scouting on his aeroplane."

    Shots of a biplane above the Plain.

    Intertitle reads: "The Scots Greys charging in action".

    Cavalry of the Scots Greys charging across the plain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1798.23
    Media URN:
    60601
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:09:00 / 01:42:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 E (T)

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