• Short Summary

    Lady Alice Shaw-Stewart launches a new cruiser at Scottish shipyard.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LAUNCH OF H.M.S. GALATEA - Lady Alice Shaw-Stewart christens new Cruiser at Greenock."

    Greenock, Scotland.

    Several shots of the huge cruse ship Galatea which is to be launched at the Scottish shipyard at Greenock. Lady Alice Shaw-Stewart standing with a man in front of ship ready to launch it. Lady Alice Shaw-Stewart breaks the bottle, splashing herself and several people close to her. Crowds cheer. She smiles and wishes success to the Galatea and all who sail in her. Ship starts moving. A nice shot of the ship plunging into the sea. Crowds give three cheers. Ship in water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    793.22
    Media URN:
    8922
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:11:00 / 01:29:56:00
    Canister:
    34/65

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