Ship Launched (1920-1921)

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    Item title reads - Lady Mayoress launches S.S. (SS) Zalbalbide first ship launched from new yard that hopes to restore Tyneside's shipbuilding industry, giving employment to thousands. Newcastle-on-Tyne. L/S of people waving as the ship is launched and sails down the ramp, people look over to get a better view. The mayoress, Lady James Roll, and her party walk down from the platform. C/U as she stands with her bouquet of flowers and chats to a man. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:226.02
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    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 8 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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