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  • Short Summary

    The "Empress of Canada", one of C.P.O.S's transpacific Fleet, is launched at Govan in Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Launch of the "Empress of Canada". Another fine addition to the C.P.O.S's transpacific Fleet. Govan, Scotland.

    M/S as the lady who is launching the ship stands on the platform holding a hammer, she is chatting to a man beside her. L/S as the "Empress of Canada" slides down the slipway into the water. L/S of the impressive ship from the side, people stand on the dock and look at it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    218.33
    Media URN:
    21923
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:24:00 / 01:48:26:00
    Canister:
    G 695

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