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  • Short Summary

    The mayoress of Newcastle, Lady James Roll, launches S.S. (SS) Zalbalbide from a new shipyard in the city.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Lady Mayoress launches S.S. (SS) Zalbalbide first ship launched from new yard that hopes to restore Tyneside's shipbuilding industry, giving employment to thousands. Newcastle-on-Tyne.

    L/S of people waving as the ship is launched and sails down the ramp, people look over to get a better view. The mayoress, Lady James Roll, and her party walk down from the platform. C/U as she stands with her bouquet of flowers and chats to a man.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    226.02
    Media URN:
    22059
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:48:00 / 01:01:46:00
    Canister:
    G 733

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