HINEMOA: THE TWIN-SCREW TURBO-ELECTRIC PASSENGER LINER

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Building and launching of the Union Steam Ship Co. Hinemoa at Barrow. Guests at launching include. Mrs Falla (widow of Brigadier Falla, Chairman and Managing Director of USS Co.) Distinguished visitor was Rt. Hon. Walter Nash, New Zealand's Deputy Prime Minister. Officials from the USSC and the boat builders were Mr Greenland, Sir Archibald Jamieson and Sir Robert Metcliff?

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Year 1946

Reference number F3565

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production UNITED KINGDOM

Genre Newsreel

Duration 0:06:00

Credits Commentary: Leslie Mitchell