• Short Summary

    The search for missing submarine 'Affray' continues off Isle of Wight.

  • Description

    Off the Isle of Wight.

    GV. & MV. 'A' class submarine leaving Portsmouth, Hampshire (library shot). LV. Aircraft flying overhead. Air view of Isle of Wight. Air view of the Needles. LV. Destroyer searching wide expanse of sea, pan down to sea. SV. Ship's officer working on chart. CU. Ship's officer looking through binoculars. MV. Submarines sweeping sea. LV. HMS Reclaim. SV. Radar aerial. CU. Sailor on the Reclaim sitting in lifeboat scanning sea. MV. Plane flying overhead. SV. Sailors pulling out to sea. LV. & SV. Smoke candle burning. SV. Angle shot, signaller on bridge. LV. Escort vessels racing to scene. MV. Naval officers transferring ship. SV. Angle shot, officers aboard on bridge. SV. MTB with naval officers aboard proceeding to sea. LS. Destroyer standing by smoke signal. LV. Destroyers and planes over site. SCU. Sailor and lookout. MV. & SV. Boats crew at ready. MV. Submarine resuming patrol. CU. Pan down sea. CU. Admiral Power, Commander-in-Chief Portsmouth, speaking (natural sound). He talks about the great effort and no success.

    (Orig.Neg.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1449.04
    Media URN:
    47374
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:14:00 / 01:18:47:00
    Canister:
    51/33

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