Queen Mother Names Liner 1961

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    Queen Mother names liner. Newcastle. Tyne and Wear.

    L/S liner on launching platform. C/U of liner showing name 'Northern Star'. M/S Queen Mother getting out of car as she arrives, waves to crowds. C/U crowds waving. M/S Queen Mother talking to two VIPs, camera pan down to show the Queen Mothers foots plaster. C/U two people in crowd.

    M/S Queen Mother being wheeled in wheel chair to launching platform. M/S of corner of launching platform. C/U of bows showing the name 'Northern Star'. M/S Queen Mother on launching platform about to make speech (natural sound). "I name this ship Northern Star, may god bless her and all who sail in her'. L/Ss of the ship sliding down ramp. M/S of Queen Mother waving from platform. L/S of the ship.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53678
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1730.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:00:00 / 01:17:05:00
    Canister:
    61/53
    Sort Number:
    61/053
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    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    Newcastle on Film (BBC)
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