Launch Of Liner "Stratheden" (1937)

  • Description

    unissued material - no paperwork. Vickers dockyard, Barrow-in-Furness. Various shots of the P&O Passenger Liner 'Stratheden' before launch. Duchess of Buccleuch and others walk up to launching podium. The ship is launched. The ship goes down the slipway into the water. Shot of the crowd. The launching party go back from the podium. Views of the ship before and during the launch from another angle. FILM ID:516.01 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: 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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