New Class Atomic Sub "Thresher" Launched… 1960

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    Portsmouth, England

    NEW CLASS ATOMIC SUB "THRESHER" LAUNCHED

    LS. people seated in f.g. with the new nuclear submarine "Thresher" in b.g. CU. Name on the sub SS(N)593 Thresher. MS. Pan along the sub. MS. Navy personnel and their wives seated. MS. The Launching ceremony by Mrs. Frederick Warder. LS. Notice above draped balcony: Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. LS. as the sub "Thresher" hits the water, bow first because of her unusual constructions.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    85283
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2968.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:54:00 / 01:37:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 3380 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 3380 F
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