This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Italian battleship "Leonardo Da Vinci" is successfully turned the right way up after being submerged in the sea.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Taranto, Italy. Wonderful Engineering Feat. Submerged and overturned battleship "Leonardo Da Vinci" successfully refloated.

    L/S Italian battleship "Leonardo Da Vinci" upside down in the water, it is surrounded by other smaller boats. Several shots as men walk on top of it. It slowly rolls over and then turns the right way up after rocking about for a while, pan across the ship still at an angle, a flag is raised on it. M/S of the ship's name. There is another shot of the ship still listing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    230.12
    Media URN:
    22174
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:00:00 / 01:14:51:00
    Canister:
    G 757

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment