Face Lift For Liner 1965

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    Item title reads - Face lift for liner.

    'Queen Elizabeth' in dry dock, Greenock, Scotland.

    Various shots of the 'Queen Elizabeth' being pulled by tugs on the Clyde as she approaches dock. M/S ship's bows showing men on the side of dock. Various shots of men pulling hawsers towards a large capstan, pan up to show the ship. M/S top of dock where the bows will rest, pan up to show the ship almost in dock. C/U of the bows at the water line, pan up to the top of the bows. C/U of the bows now in dock. A man in bowler hat reaches out and touches them. C/U bows. Various shots men grouped round it. M/S of the 'Queen Elizabeth' in dock at night.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55742
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1832.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:54:00 / 01:56:00:00
    Canister:
    65/101
    Sort Number:
    65/101
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    Inverclyde British docks
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