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  • Description

    Sections of track neg. for this item missing. Combined lavender print is also transferred and can be found on the same tape Film ID - 1436.21.

    Full title reads: "THE CLYDE DEMANDS MORE STEEL".

    Clydebank, Scotland.

    Travel shot, approaching shipyards on the river Clyde. Ship and crane. Approaching ship on stocks in Clyde. Closer shot. Pan along shipyard. Almost completed ship is seen. Approaching John Brown's shipyard. Half-completed ship on stocks. Shot of shipyard from boat. Passing board of John Brown's shipyard.

    Several shots of 34,000 ton 'Caronia' in John Brown's shipyards. Men preparing section of funnel to be hoisted onboard. Workmen waiting on half-completed funnel on ship. Several shots showing workmen hoisting section of funnel aboard. Angle shot, section nearing ships funnel. Workman looking up. Another workman looking up. Section about to be lowered onto funnel, showing exhaust vents etc. Four workmen looking up. Angle shot, section being lowered onto funnel. Section lowered onto funnel. Front view of ship with section lowered. Ship moving along Clyde passing the 'Caronia.' - The sound disappears here (01:34:36) and rest of item is mute.

    'Caronia' at quayside - completed section on funnel is seen. Workmen coming out of ship and down gangway - several shots. Top view showing completed funnel. Top shot of the workmen leaving ship and walking down gangway.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:16:00 / 01:34:54:00
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  • Appears in...

    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry
    glasgow shipyards Post-war: British Industry British Industry
  • Stills

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

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