• Short Summary

    Princess Margaret goes to Newcastle to launch passenger ship.

  • Description

    Newcastle-On-Tyne, Tyne & Wear.

    SV. Princess Margaret walking towards past workman (sub super Newcastle) GTV. Crowd watching in Walker's shipyard. SV. Princess walking towards on launching dais. TV. Crowd. LV. Princess says: (nat snd.) "I name this ship Maori May God Bless her". etc., Bottle breaks SV. Princess and officials on dais. GV. Ship going down slipway. SCU. Princess and officials watching. GV. Ship launched. CU Princess Margaret. GV ship in River.

    N.B. 'Maori' is a turbo-electric passenger ship for use in New Zealand

    (Lav.) (Orig.D.)

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    46.08
    Media URN:
    27756
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:23:00 / 01:11:04:00
    Canister:
    52/97

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