• Short Summary

    An American nuclear powered ship - The NS Savannah - arrives in Southampton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton. Atom Ship Calls Here".

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    GV Southampton dock. GV The 'NS Savannah' coming in. CU Nameplate on bow. Pan to Atomic sign on bow. GV The deck of the Savannah. SV Two members of the crew. One wearing jumper on which is printed "Chief Petting officer". LV Deck of Savannah. CU Sign reading "Nucleare Populsion plant". LV Men at work in the main control room. SV A few of the many dials and switches. Pan up to LV Men at work. LV Bunting flying from masts. Pan down to LV Swimming pool which is covered with a net.

    GV Int. the lounge. CU As one of the portholes with a polarising screen is closed and then opened again. LV Another part of the lounge. GV The main lobby. CU Model of the original "Savannah".

    GV The deck of the Savannah. GV As the Savannah comes into port.


    Cataloguer's Note: The NS Savannah is an American built Nuclear Powered liner ship designed to show the peacetime uses of Atomic Power - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:59:00 / 01:10:16:00

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