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    Giant tankers under construction at Tyneside & Japanese ship building exhibition in London.

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    Tyneside & London.

    GV. Massive 108-thousand ton tanker under construction in the shipyard at Tyneside, & LV. SV. Pan, the giant tanker under construction. CU. Welder at work, & SV. Pan to general view, work under construction. SV. Welder at work, & CU. AS. Showing welders, sparks coming out of sides of tanker. Pan down to sparks falling on the ground. GV. Prefab sections being made alongside the tanker. SV. Pan, prefab sections alongside the tanker.

    AS. Sign 'Japan Ship Building Exhibition.' GV. Pan the shipbuilding exhibition. SV. Japanese super high speed cargo liner. SV. Name, pan up to the cargo liner model. SV. Japanese representatives and English journalists looking at the model of Japan's large tanker named 'Tokyo Maru'. SV. Name 'Tokyo Maru'. SV. Japanese and Englishman looking at the model. SV. Pan along the large model of Tokyo Maru.

    LV. Giant tanker 'Clementine Churchill' alongside the dock. SV. Pan, 'Clementine Churchill' alongside the dock. CU. Two workmen smiling. SV. Pan down to show water coming out side of ship. GV. The 'Clementine Churchill' moving away from quayside. SV. Propellor turning. GV. As the 'Clementine Churchill' steams slowly up the Tyneside, & LV. & GV.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:21:00 / 01:57:03:00

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