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  • Short Summary

    HMS Meadway is launched from Barrow-in-Furness.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "H.M.S. Medway - "Mother" ship to our latest submarines... launched from Vicker's famous yard."

    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

    High angle L/Ss of a crowd of people gathered around the hull of HMS Medway as a lady smashes a bottle of champagne on the ship to launch it. M/S of the ship moving slowly down the ramp towards the water. M/S of the ship on the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    734.30
    Media URN:
    34948
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:21:00 / 01:37:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1523

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