• Short Summary

    Large new liner 'Georgic' takes to the water from Harland & Wolff's shipyard.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Belfast. 1931's largest new ship takes the water! White Star's giant 28,000 ton liner 'Georgic' 680 ft. long driven by 2 giant motors, developing 20,000 h.p. and yet, as graceful as a yacht - leaves Harland & Wolff's famous yard."

    Belfast, Northern Ireland.

    Good shots of the front of the giant liner ship 'Georgic' on the stands in the shipyard. MS of ships propellor.

    Shots of the ship as she slides down the slipway. Shots of the liner moving out into the water accompanied by a tug boat.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    875.21
    Media URN:
    12847
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/11/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:40:00 / 01:34:08:00
    Canister:
    31/92

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