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  • Short Summary

    The Royal Naval Review with his Majesty and his sons on board the "Victoria & Albert".

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    Full titles read: "The Naval Review at Spithead 1935" (super over shot of Naval guns) second title reads: "His Majesty on Board his Yacht "Victoria and Albert" inspects the fleet (super over a shot of Naval guns)
    Spithead, Hampshire.

    WS. the Royal Party including King George V and his sons stepping out of their cars at Portsmouth. WS. pan along the Royal Yacht "Victoria and Albert" in Portsmouth Harbour. WS. the gangway being withdrawn. LS. the bridge of the "Victoria and Albert" WS. the "Victoria and Albert" casting off.

    WS. the Union Jacks at the tops of the masts as the ship steams off. WS. Portsmouth Harbour filled with small craft. MS. A group shot of King George, Prince Edward (later King Edward VIII) the Prince of Wales and other Naval officers. WS. the decks of the ship.

    MS. officers and crew with small Naval guns. WS. the fleet at sea waiting for the King to arrive to start the review. WS. battleship firing a salute. WS. Destroyer firing a salute. WS. Aerial View of the fleet with the "Victoria and Albert" sailing through the middle.

    MS. man on shore with a telescope. WS. the Royal Yacht "Victoria and Albert" steaming past a warship. MS. an old sailor with a telescope. WS. Aerial View of the fleet. MS. old sailors watching the review. LS. sailors doffing their caps and waving. WS. the "Victoria and Albert" steaming past battleships. LS. mast with man in the rigging with binoculars. WS. a guard of honour on the deck of ship as the "Victoria and Albert" steams past. LS. the guard of honour saluting the sailors on the rails raise their hats followed by the Guard of Honour. WS. a woman waving with the "Victoria and Albert" in the distance.

    WS. the titles with the first title repeated twice this time on both sets of titles the naval guns are firing. WS. the Royal cars arriving at Portsmouth Docks. LS. the Prince Edward. WS. Destroyer firing a salute. MS. the King and Prince Edward. MS. the King (poor quality) chatting to a Naval officer.

    CU. Good panning shot male Royals in Uniform, Prince George, the Duke of Kent, Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) and Prince Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) in Naval uniforms and King George.

    LS. pan along the "Victoria and Albert" MS. the Royal Standard flying at the top of a mast. WS. two destroyers one behind the other firing a salute. WS. a guard of honour on the deck of ship as the "Victoria and Albert" steams past. LS. Sailors on deck raise their caps pan to see the "Victoria and Albert" passing. WS. from the bridge towards the bow of a ship.

    CU. Naval guns firing. WS. Destroyers firing a salute. CU. Naval guns firing - there then follows a number of very brief repeated shots all of which are used else where until. MS. Naval Officer chatting with civic dignitary. WS. street a parade of naval ratings march past. WS. crowds. WS. the Naval Officer and the Civic dignitary saluting. WS. troops marching past. WS. crowds watching the parade.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:00:00 / 01:33:17:00

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