• Short Summary

    The battleship "Massachusetts" is launched in Quincey by Mrs Charles Adams. America.

  • Description

    item title reads - Another US launching.

    Quincey, United States of America (USA).

    M/S pan down the battleship "Massachusetts". M/S of Navy secretary Knox with Mrs Charles Adams. L/S of crowds. M/S as Mrs Adams launches the ship. Various shots as it slides down the slipway. M/S as people wave. Various shots as they lay the keel for the next ship which is to be the cruiser "Flint". M/S of the shipbuilder's sign. Various shots of the "Massachusetts" in the water, pan down to them laying the keel for the "Flint". L/S of the ship and its crew.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1133.19
    Media URN:
    39436
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:05:00 / 01:29:06:00
    Canister:
    41/82

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