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Hmnzs Canterbury Launched

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
2137
Date Released
18 May 1970
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Royal Visit to Port Talbot
  2. 2The Carving Opera Singer
  3. 3Hmnzs Canterbury Launched
  4. 4New Lifeboat
  5. 5Cranfield College
  6. 6Monaco Grand Prix
  7. 7Six Hour Kart Race

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 7
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Anne Launches ‘Canterbury’. DESCRIPTION: The fourth ship built in Britain for the New Zealand Navy - the frigate Canterbury - is launched in Scotland by Princess Anne. It’s the first warship she’s ever launched. SHOTLIST: GV Canterbury in shipyard. GV ship & flags. SV pan Princess Anne & officials walk towards & past. CU policeman. SV Princess Anne talking to man. SCU Princess Anne. SV Princess up gangplank. SCU women in crowd. SV Princess launches ship, crowd applaud. GV ship down slipway. SV Princess & onlooker. LV ship into water. SCU women in crowd. GV ship in water.
Keywords
Ships and boats; Navy; Military; Launchings
Locations
Glasgow
Footage sources
Templar Films
Card file number
95919
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
66
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