• Short Summary

    Royal Marines train on Scottish mountains while RAF troups train mountain rescue in Wales.

  • Description

    Cairngorm Mountains, Scotland.

    LV marines camp at Cairngorm mountains. SV marines building snow wall around tents, & SCU. LV marines around tent. STV building sleeping holes in snow, & SCU. SV marines put on snowshoes and skis. CU snowshoes patrol going on. SCU ski patrol going on. SV marines slinging rifles CU pan, marines slinging rifles. SV snowshoe patrol setting out, & LV & SV. LV ski-patrol.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "L")


    AV snowy mountains. SV light plane crash lands on snow. LV R.A.F. RAF, Royal Air Force) mountain rescue teams on snow covered mountain. CU pan, stretcher party. LV climbing steep slope. SV clambering over rough ground. SV Ced Baynes, Pathe cameraman, following party. GV mountain country, looking down. SV advanced guard of one part locating wreck, & CU. Radios to base. SV members of other party climbing steep snow. CU ice picks being used to help climbers. AS member of first party about to fire weary pistol. LV firing pistol and second patrol stops. GV mountain country. SV rescue at top lowering stretcher pan to stretcher. SV men holding restraining ropes on stretcher. CU man playing out rope. SV back view, stretcher going down slope. CU man playing out rope. Back view, stretcher going down. LV mist covered mountain. SV rescue team near end of journey.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "M")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:38:00 / 01:09:42:00

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