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Delay in Mary Rose lifting

Title
Delay in Mary Rose lifting
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
10 Oct 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:06:01
Description
John Greenwood reports from the Tog Mor crane on the delay in the lifting of the Mary Rose wreck after one of the legs on the lifting frame bent and when she may now be finally raised. Colonel Peter Chitty, head of the Royal Engineers diving team, gives the details. It was finally raised on 11/10/82.
Contributors
John Greenwood; Peter Chitty
Keywords
Shipwrecks; Portsmouth; Royal family; Royalty; Prince Charles; Warships; Divers; Salvage; Archaeological objects; Prince of Wales; Mary Rose; Solent; Cranes (machinery); Mary Rose Trust; Wendell(?) Lewis

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