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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Saucer and Science Hit Headlines" - 59/48.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Saucer and Science Hit Headlines" (aka "Duke Lays Keel of First Nuclear Submarine") 59/48.

    Various C/Us shipyard workers waiting for Duke's arrival. Various C/Us sailors. Various shots crowds assembling to see launch. Various shots gigantic cylinder (new submarine keel) being moved into position. Various L/Ss Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) inspecting troop of sailors. Various shots keel laying ceremony, Duke officiates. Various shots Duke arriving at station in royal train. More shots shipyard workers (including one cheeky docker giving 'v' sign in background). Various shots Duke walking around factory floor (where subs are made). Various shots C/Us Chilean sailors. Various shots Duke's car arriving, he is greeted by naval officers. More shots dockers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1585.23
    Media URN:
    51049
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:52:00 / 01:59:09:00
    Canister:
    59/48 H (Selected Originals)

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