• Short Summary

    Barrow-in-Furness builds the biggest oil tanker for a Greek ship owner.

  • Description

    Barrow-in-Furness.

    LV. Tanker on the slipway. SV. Bow of ship with the name "Evgenia Niarchos" on the bow. GV. Stern of the ship. Camera pans down to show massive propellor and then onto the keel. GV. Two men standing underneath the rudder shaft of the ship, camera pans to propellor. GV. The keel of the ship, with a workman walking underneath. LV. The masses of pipes stretched along the deck of the ship with the bridge in the background. Camera tilts up to show the size of the fore-deck. TV. Cadets who sailed in the Niarchos' yacht "Creole" walking along deck, looking and pointing. LV. The ship on the slipway. This is the largest British built oil tanker, and the last made at Barrow-in-Furness.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    603.25
    Media URN:
    32227
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:38:24:00
    Canister:
    56/65

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