Exercise "Sleeping Beauty" (1956)

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    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. GV. Ships moored in dock (title super over). SV. Two destroyers alongside the jetty with guns covered. SV. Gun turrets covered in plastic. LV. Sailors leaving a train, & CV. TV. Man cutting through the covering of a turret, & CV. TV. Sailors removing the protective covering off the top of the turret. SV. Sailor taking the covers off the top of the turret. SV. Sailor taking the covers off the guns. GV. Sailors going onboard with sides of meat. GV. A sailor painting a side of the ship. SV. The crew carrying shells on board. GV. Sailor carrying an enormous bomb-like thing. GV. A group of these things on deck. SV. Three sailors carrying a barrel of rum. GV. Sailors carrying rum over the gangway. GV. Super structure showing smoke coming out of the tunnel. LV. The destroyer leaving harbour. This is the exercise "Sleeping Beauty" - checking how quickly a laid up ship can be ready for battle. (Dupe Neg.) (Title Scene "C") FILM ID:571.33 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. http://www.britishpathe.tv/ FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/
  • Owner

    British Pathé
  • Source

    Youtube (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7o_Ff9rE3k
    Resource type: Video
    Last modified: 3 months, 1 week ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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