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    Item title reads: "New Propellers For The Mauritania'. Famous "Greyhound" of the Atlantic fitted with new 24 ton driving blades, now ready for service again."

    Liverpool

    Men work on the huge propellers. High angle shot of the boat hull in the yard. A man stands on the huge anchor with the chains in front of him. C/U shot of one of the links with a pocket watch held close by to show the scale. There are some atmospheric shots of the darkness underneath of the hull of the ship, the props and men working. One man sits in the nose cone of one of the propellers before it is fitted. M/S of the men fitting the propeller blades.

    Note: The item title frames are missing from the transferred story.The photography for the shots underneath the hull are quite artistic.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26539
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    666.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:20:00 / 01:17:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1363
    Sort Number:
    G 1363
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Liverpoolmemoirs
  • Stills

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

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