• Short Summary

    P&O liner ship Canberra arrives in New York harbour.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'NEW YORK - WELCOME "CANBERRA"'.

    New York, United States of America.

    Various shots of New York harbour with skyscrapers in background as we see the P&O liner "Canberra" sailing in escorted by tugs. On the ship we see passengers - holiday makers from Britain - standing at the rails and waving. L/S of the ship as she prepares to berth. She is pushed into position by tugs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1723.30
    Media URN:
    53515
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:42:00 / 01:38:25:00
    Canister:
    62/64

Comments (1)

  1. Resolution Man says

    I sailed on her May, 1964 , Sydney to San Francisco....as a 20 year old, you can imagine the fun I had....can't reveal it here but I had a smile on my face many a morning...:):):):)

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