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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the liners Queen Elizabeth and the Mauretania at dock side with trains and lorries standing idle.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and location may be unclear / unknown.

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    MS and CU The liner "Queen Elizabeth" at ocean dock side during the dock strike, with name of ship clearly on bow. (3 shots). MS and CU The "Mauretania" still in the filled dry dock, held up by the strike, name of ship clearly visible on bow. (2 shots). LS "Queen Elizabeth" in deserted dock. (2 shots) . LS and CU Idle rail trucks, loaded with cargo, in sidings. Various shots of idle trains and trucks standing in lines.

    Note: Date received on original paperwork reads: 07/06/1955. Note on dope sheet reads: "No strike on the Queen Elizabeth."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2684.13
    Media URN:
    79640
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:34:00 / 01:20:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 2742 J

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