• Short Summary

    Floating workshop performs miracles by way of repairs to maintain destroyer fleet in action.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: REPAIR-SHIP KEEPS DESTROYERS AT SEA

    AT SEA:
    EXT
    Allied Destroyers alongside Depot Ship.
    LTV two men looking over gun on destroyer.
    LV man welding on deck of destroyer.
    CU man welding on deck of destroyer.
    SV section of steel girder being hoisted aboard Depot ship from destroyer.

    INT
    GV machine shop on board depot ship.
    SV section turning on lathe, watched by two men.
    CU section on lathe being cut, watched by two men.
    LV section on another lathe, turning.
    CU section being cut.
    LV foundry on ship.
    SV Man stoking furnace.
    CU flames from furnace.
    SV men emptying molten metal into container.
    CU emptying molten metal into container.
    SV men pouring molten metal from container into moulds.
    CU men pouring molten metal from container into moulds.
    SV and CU men hammering hot metal - sparks flying.
    SV cutting hot metal by means of circular saw, sparks flying.

    LV and SV men, dressed in white, cutting and weighing dough
    CU kneading dough.
    CU putting dough into tray.
    CU man switching on electric oven.
    CU man taking tray with loaves out of oven.
    SV two men putting loaves of bread into sack.

    LV torpedo workshop.
    CU mechanic working on torpedo.
    SV mechanics working on torpedo.
    CU mechanic working on torpedo.
    SV mechanic turning propellors on torpedo.

    SV men cutting planks of wood in woodshop on saw lathes.
    CU cutting planks of wood in woodshop on saw lathes.
    STV cutting plank in two.
    SV turning wood on lathe and moulding into shape.
    CU turning wood on lathe and moulding into shape.

    EXT
    STV showing lifeboats on deck being repaired.
    SV men repairing boats.
    SCU two men repairing lifeboats.
    Various shots of destroyer moving away rom Depot ship.

    Ships and Boats, Navy - Active / World War II / WWII
    Background: Floating workshop performs miracles by way of repairs to maintain destroyer fleet in action.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA99KTUGJEE5M3XSIL2NZJUJNSB
    Media URN:
    VLVA99KTUGJEE5M3XSIL2NZJUJNSB
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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