Celebrations at launching of new Soviet Whale Processing ship, the 'Sovetskya Rossia'.
Unissued / Unused material -
Soviet Union, USSR.
LS of the Russian whale processing ship "Sovetskya Rossia" on stocks. Overhead shot crowds of people awaiting launching, pan up to the whaling ship. LS. as the whaler goes down slipway. LS as the propellor cuts through the water. LS of the "Sovetskya Rossia" afloat.
(Mute. Lav) Old record suggests that material dates from around 23/11/1960.