• Short Summary

    Young people make up large part of workforce building the Q4 liner. Clydebank, Scotland.

  • Description

    No title - Youth plays its part in construction of Q4. Clydebank, Scotland.

    L/S of the Q4 built at John Brown's yard, Glasgow. Pan up side of the Q4. Pan inside one of the upper decks. M/S of Gerald Gwynne of Glasgow fitting deck-lifting lugs. C/U of Gerald, C/U as he fixes lugs. Various shots of the Q4. M/S side of Q4 showing propellors underneath. C/U propeller, camera pans to show David Simpson, 18, an apprentice, working on the propeller. Various shots of him working. Various shots inside plating shed showing older members working.

    Various shots of James McIlhargey, an apprentice plater. C/U wood being planed in joining shop. C/U Thomas Fitzpatrick, an apprentice joiner. Interior shots of the draughtsman's office. C/U draughtsman's board. C/U of James Montgomery training as draughtsman. C/U of Linda Buchanan, 17, working in office as a punch card operator. C/U working punch card machine. M/S girls working in office. L/S of workers coming out from the John Brown shipyard.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:26:00 / 01:47:38:00

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