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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "£5M Dock Opened" - 54/8.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Queen Mother Home" - 53/54.

    NEW OIL DOCK OPENS

    EASTHAM, Manchester Ship Canal.

    GV. Pan the Tanker. "Velletia" in Eastham Lock (2 scenes) LV. Tugs pushing tanker into docks. SV. and CU. officers and bridge equipment in Wheelhouse (2 scenes) SV. Stern end of ship. SV. The Velletia steaming into new Lock scenes. LV. Guns firing in salute as ship enters pushing tanker into docks. Various shots of oil pipes and cranes. Local dignitaries including the mayor (?) are seen. This footage not in cut story.

    (Mute Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    140.06
    Media URN:
    29152
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:49:00 / 01:12:19:00
    Canister:
    54/8 K (Selected Originals)

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