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  • Short Summary

    Ships from the Atlantic fleet assemble in Portland for spring manoeuvres.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "The ships are in the bay!" Atlantic fleet assembles for spring manoeuvres. Portland, Dorset.

    Intertitle - '... whilst critics theorise and experts prophesy revolutionary changes in battleship construction, the navy just "gets on with the job".'

    M/S of the fleet sailing up the sea in a line, M/S of a submarine sailing along. Various shots of the ships sailing along in M/S and C/U. Various shots of the fleet silhouetted against the sunset.

    Note: this item is amber / pink tinted, there is a longer black and white version, please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    370.15
    Media URN:
    24824
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:45:00 / 01:26:59:00
    Canister:
    G 1157

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