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  • Short Summary

    A large ferry to carry trains is launched.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Manitowic, USA. Launched Sideways. Million dollar train transport ferry - takes the water in novel style."

    Manitowic, United States of America.

    Shots of a large ship being launched side ways. Various shots of men working at the keel they are knocking out wooden blocks that are supporting the ship.

    MS of woman blessing the ship with a bottle of champagne. CU of man as he cuts the rope.

    Shots of the ship as it slides into the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    749.26
    Media URN:
    7953
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:10:00 / 01:51:02:00
    Canister:
    30/57

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