• Short Summary

    Newly built ship, the Queen Mary, arrives in Southampton - her permanent base.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Queen Mary welcomed at Southampton".

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Various shots of newly built liner ship, the Queen Mary, sailing up Solent. The ship has just made its first journey from the docks where it was built in Clydebank. A flotilla of smaller vessels escort her as she arrives in Southampton, her permanent base.

    Various shots of Queen Mary docking. She moves slowly through narrow dock gates helped by tug boats and men on quay catching ropes as they are cast ashore. Great shots of her name on the prow. In the background, another large liner is anchored - The Majestic.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be dupe of item in 36/26.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2957.05
    Media URN:
    84967
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:53:00 / 01:07:21:00
    Canister:
    36/26 / UNI GAZ ROLL 19

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