Ocean liner, the Empress of Scotland is suspended out of the water for cleaning and repainting
SLATE INFORMATION: 25,000 Tons in the Air
Video Roll Title: 25,000 tons in the air. Giant liner 'Empress of Scotland' in floating dock for spring cleaning: 88ft Issue sheet title: 25,000 TONS IN THE AIR. GIANT LINER 'EMPRESS OF SCOTLAND' IN FLOATING DOCK FOR SPRING CLEANING. DANGEROUS! PAINTING THE MASTHEAD AND CROWSNEST.
MV. PAN Liner in dry dock
GV. PAN. UP Soaffolding on side of ship
TITLE: THE BLADES OF THE PROPELLERS ARE ABOUT 7ft. EACH IN LENGTH.
GV. PAN UP. Stern of liner
SV. PAN. Men cleaning propellers SV. PAN. UP rudder
TITLE: DANGEROUS: PAINTING THE MASTHEAD AND CROWSNEST.
GV. PANUP. Men painting masthead and crowsnest
Ships and Boats
ship maintenance, SS Kaiserin Auguste Victoria, RMS Empress of Scotland, boats, Canadian Pacific Steamships
Background: Ocean liner, the Empress of Scotland is suspended out of the water for cleaning and repainting