• Short Summary

    Nuclear submarine HMS Churchill launched at Barrow-in-Furness.

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    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

    General view of nuclear submarine HMS Churchill ready for launching. Shots of crew members on board submarine, pan to show conning tower. M/S of conning tower with flag.

    Various shots of Mrs Christopher Soames - Mary Churchill, daughter of Winston Churchill - receiving bouquet and walking towards launching dais. M/S of workers knocking away metal supports. M/S of launching bottle. General view as the bottle swings down and hits the sub and the sub moves off down slipway. M/S of crew members on board sub, zoom out to show sub on its way to fitting shed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2089.02
    Media URN:
    57053
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:35:00
    Canister:
    69/2

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