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    Full titles read: "Where Nelson Died - Admiral Sir O. de B. Brock receives the Ship's 'Knee' - against which our greatest sailor died - restored to H.M.S. Victory by British Sailors' Society."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    M/S of the masts and bow of HMS Victory. A procession of Naval cadets, sailors and officers make their way up the gangplank and onto the ship; the cadets are carrying the 'Ship's Knee' - a block of wood from the original ship that Nelson died against. High angle shot of Naval officers shaking hands with one another. The cadets stand with the 'Knee'; all the men stand with heads lowered. Admiral Sir O de B Brock makes a speech and the 'Knee' is carried below deck by the cadets. M/S of HMS Victory.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35159
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    746.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:56:00 / 01:39:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1549
    Sort Number:
    G 1549
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    1920s HMS Victory
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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