• Short Summary

    Good survey of work in the Scottish shipyards on the River Clyde.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Prosperity Survey - 1. The Clyde Has 10 years Boom".

    Clydebank, Scotland. Review of shipbuilding activity of the past 10 years on Clydebank, with comparison with the slump years.

    Aerial views of River Clyde showing shipyards and vessels under construction.

    Library footage of the launching of the liner ship 'Queen Elizabeth'. VS of launch of 'Queen Mary'. VS of launch of warship 'Vanguard'.

    Elevated views of shipyard. MS Various shots of shipbuilders going to their job.

    CU MS men at work on various parts of the ships, welding, riveting etc.,

    LS the skeleton of a ship under construction.

    LS elevated view of a line of men making their way along a street amid snow covered ruined buildings.

    MS the name over the door of the John Brown shipyard.

    LS Elevated general views of busy streets with crowds of workers coming and going.

    LS elevated views of ships in yard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1171.16
    Media URN:
    40425
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:14:00 / 01:49:51:00
    Canister:
    47/4

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