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  • Short Summary

    Launch of a great liner.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "S.S.Beaverburn launched. Wonderful new liner launched at Dumbarton."

    Dumbarton, Scotland

    High angle shot of young woman in a cloche hat standing near a rope decked with ribbons. She swings it at the side of ship and the bottle smashes. M/S stern of the ship as it slides away down to the water, between the scaffolds. There is a lot of spray. People watch from the dock. A man stands on debris in the water, with the ship in the background. L/S ship.

    Note: Another great liner launched.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    700.20
    Media URN:
    33395
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:47:00 / 01:29:09:00
    Canister:
    G 1437

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