• Short Summary

    FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MANY YEARS A RUSSIAN NAVAL VESSEL SAILED UP THE THAMES TODAY (MONDAY) ON A VISIT TO LONDON.

  • Description

    FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MANY YEARS A RUSSIAN NAVAL VESSEL SAILED UP THE THAMES TODAY (MONDAY) ON A VISIT TO LONDON.THE SHIP, THE OCEANOGRAPHIC RESEARCH VESSEL NIKOLAI ZUBOV, HAS ON BOARD THE HYDROGRAPHER TO THE SOVIET NAVY WHO IS RETURNING THE VISIT MADE TO LENINGRAD LAST YEAR BY THE HYDROGRAPHER TO THE ROYAL NAVY.

    THE NIKOLAI ZUBOV, WHICH WAS BUILT IN POLAND AND COMMISSIONED LAST YEAR, HAS A DISPLACEMENT OF 2,674 TONS AND A COMPLEMENT OF 120 INCLUDING 70 CIVILIAN SCIENTIFIC WORKERS.COMMANDING OFFICER OF THE SHIP IS CAPTAIN ALEKSANDR KHAKE.

    ON BOARD WAS THE HYDROGRAPHER TO THE SOVIET NAVY, VICE ADMIRAL ANATOLIY ROSSOKHO.HE WAS APPOINTED HYDROGRAPHER IN 1963.VICE ADMIRAL ROSSOKHO LATER CALLED UPON THE HYDROGRAPHER TO THE ROYAL NAVY, REAR ADMIRAL E.G.IRVING.TOMORROW A PARTY OF OFFICERS AND SCIENTISTS WILL VISIT THE HYDROGRAPHIC DEPARTMENT AT CRICKLEWOOD, MIDDLESEX AND ON WEDNESDAY VICE ADMIRAL ROSSOKHO AND REAR ADMIRAL IRVING WILL HEAD A PARTY VISITING THE HYDROGRAPHIC SUPPLIES ESTABLISHMENT AT TAUNTON, SOMERSET.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9CQX8LEGL93IPIFF1AXSCTB5N
    Media URN:
    VLVA9CQX8LEGL93IPIFF1AXSCTB5N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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