• Short Summary

    The famous sailing vessel HMS Victory gets new rigging.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. 'Victory' Re-Rigged".

    Portsmouth, Devon.

    GV HMS Victory. AS Rigging.

    GV Int. Pan rope being plaited in a workshop. SV Pan along the length of plaited rope. GV Coil of rope being pushed towards Victory.

    GV Victory. GV Pan down rigging. SV Rigger being hoisted aloft on Boson's chair. SV Men pulling the ropes. Pan to the man who is being hoisted up mast. GV From Boson's chair as it moves upwards. AS Pan along cross beam of mast showing rigger at work. AS Another rigger walking along the cross beams. SV The riggers at work. GV ditto. CU Rigger at work.

    SV Pan the riggers dressed in period costume walking towards the Victory. GV The Victory. SV Riggers hauling on rope pan up to show LV of two of them on yard arm putting rope through pulley. SV Riggers hauling on the rope.

    SV Barrel of rum being brought forward. CU Naval officer taking photograph. SV Tots of rum being dished out by the Captain JA Marrack to the riggers. CU Officer in period costume. SV The riggers drinking their rum. GV HMS Victory.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:58:00 / 01:46:36:00

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