• Short Summary

    Launch of the two new destroyers at Walker-on-Tyne.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEWCASTLE".

    Walker-on-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    Two destroyers one next to another ready for launched at Walker Yards. Lady Best names the first one 'Eskimo' and the ship slides into water. Crowds cheering. Lady Meade-Featherstonehaugh standing in the launching box surrounded by several people. She launches another destroyer naming her 'Mashona'. Second destroyer slides backwards into the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    933.19
    Media URN:
    13797
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:47:00 / 01:16:23:00
    Canister:
    37/71

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