• Short Summary

    Duchess of Kent & Maj. Gen. Dunphie, ship launched.

  • Description

    Newcastle on Tyne.

    Documentation on file.

    Launching ceremony by H.R.H. Princess Marina Duchess of Kent accompanied on platform by Maj. Gen. Dunphie, Deputy Chairman Vickers Armstrong. Ship entering water. Ship in water after launch GV's Duchess of Kent's arrival. GV. Launching of S.S. "World Harmony" Men removing chocks & Supports, Greasing slipway. Views of ship. Terraced houses covered in snow. Views of Crowd. Duchess arrives and inspects lifeboatman. Duchess greeting V.I.P's. Launch View of ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2868.18
    Media URN:
    83214
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:21:00 / 01:47:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 2591 E

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