• Short Summary

    Major Long lives on P & O liner - he has his own cabin with his own furniture in.

  • Description

    Eccentric Major Long, who lives on a P&O liner, at sea.

    Firth Dock, London.

    Various shots of ships in dock. M/S of Major Long, formerly of the 4th Hyssars, boarding P & O Steamer 'Barrapool'. He is given a warm welcome by the ship's captain.

    Various shots of Major in his cabin - he has his own furniture and paintings with him. He has travelled to Australia, America, South Africa and Japan. He finds living on cruise liners cheaper and more exciting than living on dry land.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1216.13
    Media URN:
    41600
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:09:00 / 01:21:15:00
    Canister:
    NSP 9

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