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  • Short Summary

    "Princess Joan" is launched on the Clyde in the time when 54.5% of vessels were built in British and Irish Yards. Govan, Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - British shipyards beat the world! "Princess Joan" launched for C.P.R. on the Clyde - of 1012 vessels total 1,522,623 tons launched last year - 54.5% were built in British and Irish Yards. Govan, Strathclyde, Scotland.

    M/S of a young lady launching the "Princess Joan", she stands on a platform and hits the lever with a hammer, this smashes the bottle of champagne against the side. M/S as the ship slides into the water. M/S of "Princess Joan" in the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    816.13
    Media URN:
    18814
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:13:00 / 01:19:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1683

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