• Short Summary

    Shell official's wife launches giant oil rig in Rotterdam, Holland.

  • Description

    Rotterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    Low angle shot as giant sea oil rig is launched over camera at Rotterdam shipyard, it it moves over people as it slides into the sea. MS. Christening ceremony being performed aboard the new giant oil rig by wife of Shell official. Various shots as visitors go over the rig. We notice the enormous size of the rig and see the crews quarters, etc.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 04/12/1967. Dutch voiceover, only at start of the item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3226.03
    Media URN:
    90193
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:53:00 / 01:06:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 4316 G

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