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  • Short Summary

    Footage of the X1, the largest submarine in the world. Isle of Wight.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The undersea battleship arrives! Remarkable "close-ups" of X1 - no other country possesses anything approaching her for size, speed or armament. Isle of Wight.

    M/S of the submarine with the crew standing on deck, the camera moves round the front. M/S of the submarine with X1 on the side, various shots as it sails along and the camera pans round it.

    Intertitle - 'Under weigh.' M/S as the submarine sails past the camera. L/S of two ships on the water, M/S as the submarine sails along. Various shots of ships sailing.

    C/U of the submarine and crew, the camera pans across it, L/S showing the length. Various shots of ships and the submarine, it speeds through the water. L/S as the camera pans round it. L/S of it sailing along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    372.09
    Media URN:
    24844
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:36:00 / 01:26:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1160

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