A Novel Launch (1930)

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Newcastle-on-Tyne. A Novel Launch. H.M.S. Bulldog takes the water all ready for the sea, complete to smallest detail." Newcastle-On-Tyne, Tyne and Wear. Very dark shots of people waiting to launch warship HMS Bulldog. A may is noting that the ship is being launched fully equipped. A bottle of champagne is smashed against the ship. Various shots of the HMS Bulldog as it goes down the slipway into the water. Shots of the Bulldog floating in the water near the shipyard. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:737.14
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dmFOLzjQ4o
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 10 months ago
    Viewed: 750 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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