• Short Summary

    The liner ship arrives in New York harbour painted wartime grey.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Queen Elizabeth In New York".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the launching of the liner ship Queen Elizabeth by Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) with her is Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II)- poor quality library shots (see 38/78 for better version) - sync. sound.

    Various good shots including aerial views of the Queen Elizabeth (painted in wartime grey) coming into New York harbour and docking in a berth beside that housing the Queen Mary.

    CU of ship's Captain Townley.

    VS of ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1039.46
    Media URN:
    20671
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:20:00 / 01:55:32:00
    Canister:
    40/26

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