• Short Summary

    War-damaged light cruiser open for inspection before being demolished

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: H.M.S. 'Chester' opened to the public by the Lord Mayor of Lianely, before being demolished

    WALES: Monmouthshire: Llanelly:
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    LLANELY, WALES


    MAIN TITLE

    (8ft)


    GV. Deck of H.M.S. "Chester"

    (12ft)


    MV & GV. Visitors walking about on decks

    (30ft)


    TITLE: THIS SHIP WAS IMMORTALISED THROUGH THE HEROISM OF JOHN TRAVERS CORNWALL, V.C. THE 16 YEAR HERO OF THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND

    (41ft)


    MV. Ship's anchor on display - Mayor & crowd looking on

    (48ft)


    CU. Ship's anchor

    (55ft)


    LV. Visitors on deck

    (62ft)


    Navy - Displays, Ceremonies - Inauguration, Personalities - Local Government, Great Britain, Royal Navy, shipbreaking, Town class light cruiser, Rees
    Background: War-damaged light cruiser open for inspection before being demolished

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2OKEXARWUW739N3ROVPZ3WWCK
    Media URN:
    VLVA2OKEXARWUW739N3ROVPZ3WWCK
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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