• Short Summary

    Crowds gather at Shoreham by the Sea harbor to see the tower ships launched

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Mystery tower ship launched

    ENGLAND: West Sussex: Shoreham by the Sea:
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    SHOREHAM


    MAIN TITLE

    (10ft)


    LV & GV. Concrete fortification on floating platform (4 shots)

    (42ft)


    LV. Crowd

    (51ft)


    TITLE: THE BUILDING COST WAS GBP1,250,000 & THE VESSEL WILL BE USED FOR COAST DEFENCE

    (58ft)


    LV & SV. Concrete fortification

    (77ft)


    SV. Fortification being towed away

    (91ft)


    MV. Section of fortification

    (96ft)


    LV. Fortification

    (101ft)


    LV. PAN. Crowd

    (112ft)


    LV. Fortification

    (121ft)

    Video Roll Title: 'Mystery Tower' ship launched: 121ft Issue sheet title: 'MYSTERY TOWER' SHIP LAUNCHED. THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ASSEMBLED TO SEE THE CONCRETE AND IRON MONSTER TOWED OUT OF SHOREHAM HARBOUR. THE BUILDING COST WAS GBP1,250,000 AND THE VESSEL WILL BE USED FOR COASTAL DEFENCE.

    Civil Engineering, Ships and Boats, Ceremonies - Launchings, Great Britain

    ships, shipbuilding, defence, military, naval, Shoreham by the Sea, Shoreham Harbour,
    Background: Crowds gather at Shoreham by the Sea harbor to see the tower ships launched

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9MI49DCMT1DYFYYCD9YWEOOC5
    Media URN:
    VLVA9MI49DCMT1DYFYYCD9YWEOOC5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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