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  • Short Summary

    Lady Irwin launches new P & O all electric ship in Linthouse.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "The Ship of the Year". Lady Irwin, wife of the Viceroy of India, launches P & O "all electric" wonder ship. Linthouse.

    Various shots of Lady Irwin stood with officials by the ship, she holds a rope. M/S of champagne running down the side of the ship. M/S as it slides down into the sea with a splash. M/S of the ship with two tugs in front, men row in boats in the foreground. M/S as the camera pans across the ship which is named "Viceroy of India".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    744.03
    Media URN:
    35099
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:18:00 / 01:05:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1539

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