LITHGOWS ORISSA

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Places:

  • Renfrewshire

Subjects:

  • Construction and engineering
  • Ships and shipping
  • Water and waterways

Genres:

  • Sponsored

Decade:

  • 1960s

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Title: LITHGOWS ORISSA

Reference number: 2434

Date: 1964

Sponsor: [Trident Tankers Ltd.] Scott-Lithgow's

Production company: Moore Todd Associates Ltd.

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 6.10 mins

Description: Construction and fitting of the new style ram bow to Trident Tankers Ltd's vessel ORISSA.

May also be known as 'RAM-BOW TANKER' (?). Originally entitled [RAM-BOW TANKER]; however the title sequence on the film when viewed is actually "LITHGOWS". The record has been changed accordingly. (ORISSA added to title for clarity)

Shotlist: Credits (0.10) gvs construction and fitting of Lithgow's new style ram bow to Trident Tankers Ltd.'s vessel "Orissa". gvs launch "Orissa" on 19th October 1964 (1.20) gvs trials in Firth of Clyde with v/o on performance and the advantages of the new design of bow (6.10)