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  • Short Summary

    Lady Vesty launches the S.S Arandora.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Build More Ships: Lady Vesty christens and launches the S.S Arandora from Cammell Lairds famous yard."

    Birkenhead, Merseyside

    M/S of the crowd around Lady Vesty as she chucks the bottle as hard as she can. It smashes against the vessel and the ship slowly moves off. Lady Vesty almost trips over as she moves away. M/S of the huge hulk of the side of the ship as it slides down the slipway and launches into the water.

    Note : could be any ship launch - name only visible near last few frames.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    664.23
    Media URN:
    26630
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:41:00 / 01:34:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1361

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