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    CUNARD'S NEW £6 1/2 M LINER."SAXONIA"

    Clydebank, Scotland.

    (Special for Australia)

    GV. Pan. John Brown's Yard Clyde. LV. Shipyard Workers streaming back after lunch. SV. Workers walking up gangway. & SCU. GV. "Saxonia" under construction. SV. Welder at work. SCU. Riveter at work. SV. Shipyard workers at work. on prop shafts. A.S. Welder. LV. Men working on stabiliser compartment of Saxonia LV. Arcadia the P. & O Ship in fitting out basin. & A.S. Bridge and deck. LV. Soot prevention funnel, the first one of its kind, being installed. GV. Arcadia - P.O. Liner under Construction.

    Note: the ship is the most costly ship ever to be built in Britain.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    29138
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    138.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:53:00 / 01:46:05:00
    Canister:
    54/7 (Special for Scotland)
    Sort Number:
    54/007
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Cunard Archive 1954
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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