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Delay in Mary Rose lifting

Title
Delay in Mary Rose lifting
Genre
News report; Interview; Press conference
TX Date
10 Oct 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:03:17
Description
John Greenwood reports on the delay in the lifting of the Mary Rose after one of the legs of the lifting frame bent and plans to improvise repairs. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales gives his views after diving on the wreck. Margaret Rule, archaeologist in charge of the project, is optimistic. It was finally raised on 11/10/82.
Contributors
John Greenwood; Prince Charles; Prince of Wales; Margaret Rule
Keywords
Shipwrecks; Portsmouth; Royal family; Royalty; Warships; Divers; Salvage; Archaeological objects; Mary Rose; Solent; Cranes (machinery); Mary Rose Trust

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