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  • Short Summary

    Two latest submarines for Chilean navy - 'Almirante Simpson' and 'Capitan Thompson' are launched from Vickers-Armstrong's shipyard.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 'Almirante Simpson' and 'Capitan Thompson'. The two latest submarines for Chilean navy - launched from Vickers-Armstrong's famous naval construction works. Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

    L/S of the submarines, the camera pans across them in the yard. M/S as one is launched into the water with crew on deck. Various shots as it / they sail along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    774.30
    Media URN:
    35550
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:29:00 / 01:47:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1573

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