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  • Short Summary

    Footage of the "Araucano" being launched in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

  • Description

    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

    Full titles read: "WITH THE CHURCH'S BLESSING - Madame de Escobar launches the "Araucano" Submarine depot ship for Chilean Navy - from Vickers-Armstrong's famous Yard."

    L/S's of clergymen blessing the bow of the ship. L/S's of ship sliding down ramp into the sea, workmen wave at people on the vessel as she slides down the ramp. L/S of the incomplete ship on the river.

    Note: Cannot identify Madame de Escobar on this item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    806.21
    Media URN:
    18678
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:18:00 / 01:38:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1653

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