• Short Summary

    Countess Mountbatten christens a lifeboat, a gift to the South African people, accompanied by the High Commissioner of South Africa and Mayor of Dover

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Our Roving Camera Reports...

    ENGLAND: Dover: Dover Harbour:
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    High commisioner of South Africa and Mayor of Dover.

    COUNTESS MOUNTBATTEN CHRISTENS LIFEBOAT:

    OVER New Life boat given by S. Africa..Named Southern Africa by Countess Mountbatten..Launched takes trip round the harbour

    LIFEBOATMEN AND LIFEBOATS Lifeboat The Southern Africa launched at Dover by the Countess Mountbatten takes trip round harbour.

    LORD AND LADY MOUNTBATTEN Countess launches new Life Boat at Dover. The Southern Africa..sails round harbour

    Royalty; Ceremonies - Launchings; Ships and Boats

    rescue, saving, ceremony, christening
    Background: Countess Mountbatten christens a lifeboat, a gift to the South African people, accompanied by the High Commissioner of South Africa and Mayor of Dover

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8GAHPDRWF4VZZHWJSK3RFYJ8T
    Media URN:
    VLVA8GAHPDRWF4VZZHWJSK3RFYJ8T
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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