• Short Summary

    Shipbuilding on the River Clyde and a conversation between two workers, glad to be in employment again.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SHIPBUILDING BOOM - CLYDE YARDS ON FULL TIME".

    (Blank section after titles to 01:30:22.)

    River Clyde, Glasgow, Scotland.

    Visuals cut in to show various shots of the shipyards on the River Clyde; workers walking along. Several L/Ss of the 552 liner ship (sister ship of the Queen Mary) being built; closer shots of men working on the vessel.

    Section with natural sound shows two shipbuilders talking to each other about how pleased they are to be back in work (a few seconds of the footage is missing in the middle of the sequence). M/S panning across a group of workers. More shots of ships being built on the Clyde as 'Rule Britannia' is heard on the soundtrack.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    951.43
    Media URN:
    15937
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:01:00 / 01:32:16:00
    Canister:
    38/7

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