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  • Short Summary

    Military British airship / zeppelin on observation patrol over the Mediterranean Sea.

  • Description

    Mediterranean Sea

    Aviation. World War One; military British airship/zeppelin on observation patrol over the Mediterranean Sea. First; the craft on ground; GV; with several people around. CU same: the people lift the bottom part (which looks like the body of an aeroplane) and the airship takes off. Shot of the airship flying. Then some great aerial shots. ECU pilot's face; with goggles etc.; and back of ship's body in BG; the ground below a long way away. Then a shot looking over the pilot's head at the front of the ship and the hills in distance; the ship turns over the water. Finally; shot of ship on ground again; approaching camera (it resembles a giant breast - really.) Flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1864.08
    Media URN:
    71725
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:58:00 / 01:07:00:00
    Canister:
    ON 041 H

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