HMS Medway (1928)

  • Description

    "H.M.S. Medway - "Mother" ship to our latest submarines... launched from Vicker's famous yard." Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. High angle L/Ss of a crowd of people gathered around the hull of HMS Medway as a lady smashes a bottle of champagne on the ship to launch it. M/S of the ship moving slowly down the ramp towards the water. M/S of the ship on the water. FILM ID:734.3 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)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Last modified: 6 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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