• Short Summary

    Swedish naval warship 'Flygia' pays a goodwill visit to Portsmouth Harbour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. Valkommen! Swedish Cruiser 'Flygia' arrives on goodwill visit to see out Navy at work and play."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    The Swedish warship Flygia sails past the camera. She has three funnels.

    On board the ship the Swedish flag is hoisted by the sailors.

    Shots of the Cruiser at anchor.

    A British naval officer is welcomed on board the Flygia. He leaves again on a small steam pinnace or launch.

    Side view of sailors and officers on the Flygia as she fires a salute with her guns.

    Shots of another ship in Portsmouth harbour (possibly an aircraft carrier).

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    689.32
    Media URN:
    5292
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:45:00 / 01:44:55:00
    Canister:
    32/97

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