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  • Short Summary

    The Princess launches the Yugoslavian naval vessel 'Dubrovnik'.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Glasgow. Princess Olga of Yugoslavia. Names and launches Flotilla Leader 'Dubrovnik' - most powerful in its class - British Built in Yarrow's famous yard - for Yugoslavian Navy."

    Yarrow shipyard, Glasgow, Scotland.

    Princess Olga stands with other dignitaries on podium at stern of warship. She hits a control with a gavel and a bottle smashes against the ship.

    The 'Dubrovnik' begins to slide down the slipway into the water.

    The Princess and others pose for the cameras.

    Shots of crowds gathered in the shipyard to watch the launching.

    Shots of the ship in the waters of the shipyard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    871.08
    Media URN:
    12759
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:16:00 / 01:14:22:00
    Canister:
    31/83

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