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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Birkenhead. Cable Fleet's New Ship".

    Birkenhead, Merseyside.

    GV The CS Mercury tied up at Birkenhead. (2 shots). GV Elevated, the Mercury tied up at Birkenhead.

    SV Officer on the bridge. CU Officer operating speed control levers. SV The Captain George Reynolds instructing apprentice in the use of the standard compass. SV. Radio Officer John Otley at radio controls.

    GV In the cable stowing hold. SV Pan,showing cable. SV Pan, five large sheave gears. SV Pan, hold where grappling rope is stored.

    GV The Mercury.

    (Orig.Neg.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53796
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1733.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:06:00 / 01:28:55:00
    Canister:
    62/84
    Sort Number:
    62/084
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    1962 Oct Newsreel 5
  • Stills

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

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