This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    H.M.S. Cumberland is launched at Vicker's Yard at Barrow-in-Furness.

  • Description

    Cumbria.

    Title: "H.M.S. 'Cumberland' launched at Vicker's famous Yard at Barrow-in-Furness".

    M/S of a group of smartly dressed people standing on a platform in front of the hull of a docked ship, a woman in furs swings a bottle of champagne on a rope at the hull. Low angled L/S of the ship sliding down the slipway towards the sea. L/S of of the ship at sea, a couple of small boats sail about her bow, men stand on the deck and the Union Jack flies from the hull.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    458.27
    Media URN:
    20899
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:33:00 / 01:40:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1277

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment