• Short Summary

    Mauretania leaves on Maiden voyage.

  • Description

    Liverpool, England: Gen. view Mauretania up River Mersey. CU "Cammell Laird" name plate. Pan up Cunard Building to landing stage. Gen. view crowd & Mauretania. Long view Mauretania along quayside. CU notice "Passengers this Way". Pan, CU & long views of passengers boarding Mauretania. 7 quick scenes of luggage arriving. Semi view & CU blocks of silver. Long view crowd and Mauretania. Semi view Capt. Brown walks from control room. CU syren on Mauretania. Semi view gangway door closing. CU Capt. shouting thru' megaphone. Semi view & CU men untying hawsers. Semi view pan sailors on deck haul up hawsers. Gen. view Mauretania leaving. Pan from people on quayside to Mauretania leaving. Semi view people on board leaving..waving. Semi view people at quayside waving. Semi view people on board waving. Pan up people waving on board to U.S. flag.Gen. view pan Syrens blowing. CU syren blowing. Gen. view Mauretania leaving. Semi view people on board waving.

    Pan people on land waving to Mauretania leaving. Semi view Capt. on bridge. Semi view & CU 'Engine Control Signal'.
    Background: Mauretania leaves on Maiden voyage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7P4QHS35AOLYGWXL9IM6ILX03
    Media URN:
    VLVA7P4QHS35AOLYGWXL9IM6ILX03
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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