• Short Summary

    Queen Mother launches first all British A-submarine.

  • Description

    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

    GV. Britain's first Polaris submarine HMS 'Resolution' on stocks ready for launching. AS. Pan, the Polaris submarine. CU. Sailor with Resolution on hat band. GV. Top shot, sailors and officers lined up, presented to the Queen Mother. SV. Naval officers being presented to the Queen Mother. SV. Two sailor boys, the one nearest the camera with very long hair. SV. Queen Mother being presented with a bouquet. CU. Man watching. Top view, the Queen Mother arriving on launching platform. LV. The conning tower of HMS Resolution with flag flying. CU. Submarine flag. GV. Top view, Queen Mother about to launch submarine. AS. Submarine being launched. Bottle hits bow, sub starts moving down slipway. GV. Submarine moving down slipway, & SV. Nearer shot, as the submarine makes its way into water. LV. Submarine launched, & GV.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2007.08
    Media URN:
    55859
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:45:00 / 01:09:01:00
    Canister:
    66/75

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