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  • Short Summary

    The liner 'Caronia' sets sail on maiden voyage. Southampton, Hampshire.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    34,000 ton liner 'Caronia' sails on her maiden voyage. Southampton, Hampshire.

    Various shots 'Caronia' lying in dock. C/U name on her bows. M/S sailors and lifebelts. Various shots of sailors hoisting flags, the last one is "Blue Flag" denoting the ship is about to sail. L/S bows of ship. Various shots crane loading.

    L/S funnel. Various shots Captain Sorrell on dockside. M/S helmsman steering. M/S's as engine room telegraph is tested. M/S helmsman. Various shots of tugs towing 'Caronia' out. Various shots of the ship sailing off.

    Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'New Dollar Earner' in 49/3 on *PM1403*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2248.17
    Media URN:
    64988
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:45:00 / 01:53:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2054 C

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