• Short Summary

    The 16,000 ton liner 'Oslofjord' is launched in Amsterdam by Princess Martha of Norway.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New Liner Sails For Norway".

    Amsterdam, Holland / The Netherlands.

    CU The new 16,000 ton liner ship 'Oslofjord' in shipyard awaiting launching.

    MS Bows of ship. Pan CU Men working on propellor,

    MS Men leaving ship down gangplank. CU Bottle of champagne hanging on rope.

    LS Crowd on quayside. Elev. MS Princess Martha and Crown Prince Olaf of Norway on platform waiting to launch ship.

    MS Workmen knocking supports from under keel of a ship.

    MS Princess Martha speaking & hitting button with gravel.

    MS Bottle hitting bows of ship.

    LS Ship sliding down slips.

    MS Princess Martha and officials watching ship slide down slips.

    LS Front view ship sliding down slipway.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1409.31
    Media URN:
    45888
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:43:00 / 01:42:40:00
    Canister:
    49/29

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment