• Short Summary

    Lady Baring launched new rover gun boat, designed for service on Yangste River.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "East Cowes".

    Isle of Wight.

    Lady Baring christens HMS Scorpion. She smashes a bottle of champagne against the hull. Various shots of ship moving down slipway into the Solent. The Scorpion is a new rover gun boat designed for Royal Navy service on Yangste River.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    949.04
    Media URN:
    16164
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:55:00 / 01:02:18:00
    Canister:
    37/102

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