• Short Summary

    Sculptor Carter Preston works on a new figurehead of Nelson for the training ship Conway.

  • Description

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    L/S of the training (mast) ship 'Conway' (TS Conway). Several shots of sculptor Carter Preston working with assistants on a new figurehead for the ship. It is a 15 foot sculpture of Nelson and they are seen carving it out of teak wood. Brief shot of a miniature of the figurehead mounted on a model ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    969.35
    Media URN:
    17245
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:32:00 / 01:36:09:00
    Canister:
    38/50

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