The Queen Mary 1936

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    Item title reads - The Queen Mary brings back to Britain the Blue Riband of the Atlantic.

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    L/S aerial shot of the "Queen Mary" sailing along. Various good shots as she steams into New York. M/S of her on the return journey, M/S as she approaches Southampton docks and people cheer from the quay. Good M/S of two tugs pulling her. M/S as the camera pans up the side. Various very good shots of the ship as she sails towards the docks. M/S of Commodore Edgar Britten, the ship's captain making a speech saying how pleased he is to have broken two time records in the transatlantic journey. C/U of him reading from the paper.

    Note: there is some extra silent footage of the ship coming in to dock in 'Queen Mary Gains Blue Riband' in 36/71 on *PM0895*.

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    Cataloguer:
    Emma
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13162
    Sort Number:
    36/071
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:42:00 / 01:03:42:00
    Canister:
    36/71
    Film ID:
    895.02
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1936
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