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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    United States of America (USA). American voiceovered newsreel material.

    GV Pan, from crowds to the atomic powered submarine - USS Triton. CU Side of submarine. GV Elevated, massed crowds. SV Wife of Naval Vice-Admiral, Mrs John Will preparing to christen the vessel. GV Elevated massed crowds. CU Mrs. Will with bottle in her hand, she smashes the bottle over the vessel. SV "Triton" moving down slipway. GV "Triton" entering water and going away from camera. LV "Triton" at sea. GV "Triton" at standstill.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 21/08/1958.

    Triton is the first vessel to be powered by 2 nuclear reactors. It is a radar picket submarine.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    83555
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2886.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:14:00 / 01:48:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 3131 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3131 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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