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  • Short Summary

    Shots of sailors and warships of Royal Navy fleet during WW1.

  • Description

    Triumph of Royal Navy during World War One. Location of events unknown.

    Long warship with 4 funnels goes by, has camouflage paint. CU young sailor walking past on deck of ship. Pan left, showing ship gun in foreground. LS British fleet approaching, seagulls fly in foreground. Group of sailors pose, all laughing & grinning. Pan right, they start waving hats. High angled shot of stern as ship moves. Shot of crew crowded around huge guns on the ship. Very long warship going by to left. Another ship moving in same direction. Airship (blimp) flying over. Battleships approaching. Brief shot officers talking on deck. Group posing on deck, including sailors wearing white boiler suits, goggles and breathing apparatus. Shot of several sailors and officers on deck.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:23:00 / 01:12:35:00
    ON 237 P

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