• Short Summary

    'Myrina' the biggest ship built in Europe, is launched in Belfast. Northern Ireland.

  • Description

    No title - Tanker 'Myrina', biggest ship built in Europe, is launched. Belfast, Northern Ireland.

    Pan down of the 191,000 ton tanker, 'Myrina'. M/S looking along the huge length of the decks. L/S side of the ship. M/S of the name. Pan down the bow. Various shots workmen knocking away chocks. L/S Lady Erskine, wife of the Governor of Northern Ireland, on launching platform. C/U Lady Erskine. L/S ship being launched, bottle hits bow. L/S as the ship slides down slipway. C/U workmen. M/S and C/U as it slides down slipway and into water. C/U water rushing past slipway. Various shots of the ship now launched.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2039.25
    Media URN:
    56392
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:49:00 / 01:35:45:00
    Canister:
    67/73

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