Keel Laying Of Polaris Submarine (1964)

  • Description

    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. MS. Three naval officers watching keel laying. Various shots of the circular keel being positioned on chocks. Various shots of the ceremony of keel laying of Polaris submarine. Sir Alfred Simms, the Director General of Ships at the Admiralty, fires the first rivets into the keel of the submarine. (Orig.Neg.) Date found in the old record - 26/02/1964. FILM ID:3161.11 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT
  • Owner

    British Pathé
  • Source

    Youtube (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Last modified: 3 months ago
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