• Short Summary

    Two more nuclear submarines, 'John Adams' and 'Nathan Hale', are launched in America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Two for Polaris.

    New Hampshire, America (USA).

    L/S's of nuclear submarine 'John Adams' ready to be launched. L/S crowd gathered around. M/S stern of the submarine and launching platform, she is christened by Mrs Abigail Adams Manny. M/S stern of submarine as it goes down slipway away from camera.

    M/S at Groton, Connecticut, the stern of sister submarine 'Nathan Hale', a woman smashes the bottle of champagne against it. C/U stern as it goes down the slipway. C/U side of submarine with sailors standing on top in M/S. M/S submarine as it enters water and becomes seaborne.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1748.04
    Media URN:
    54158
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:50:00 / 01:04:37:00
    Canister:
    63/7

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