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  • Short Summary

    New Cunard liner "Carinthia" is launched in Barrow-in-Furness.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Luxury liner launched. 20,000 ton Cunarder "Carinthia" launched from Vicker's famous yard. Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, (now Cumbria).

    M/S of a man and woman, she is holding a bouquet of flowers and getting ready to launch the ship. M/S as the ship slides down the ramp into the sea, M/S of the ship with people running about on deck, the camera pans down the length of it.

    M/S of the ship in the water, M/S as people walk about on the ramp after the launch. There is a brief shot of people shaking hands. M/S of the side of the ship, various shots of the ship in the water.

    Note: the cuts are from 01:40:20 to the end of the item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    376.14
    Media URN:
    24895
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:02:00 / 01:41:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1167

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