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    Full title reads: "Wallsend. Giant floating dock for New Zealand. First section launched from Swan Hunter's famous Yard"

    Swan Hunter Shipyard, Wallsend-on-Tyne, Northumberland.

    Various shots in ship yard of massive floating dock being built.

    Crowds of people gather to watch the first section being launched.

    Top view of dignitaries on podium as metal work slides down into water.

    Good shots of the section of floating dock being moved by a tug boat.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    10603
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    809.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:07:00 / 01:21:17:00
    Canister:
    31/45
    Sort Number:
    31/045
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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