Fair Oriana (1961)

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  • Director

    Bill Mason

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Category

    Non Fiction


Industrial film, dealing with the building of the largest English-built passenger ship, the P & O liner "Oriana", at Vickers Armstrong, Barrow in Furness. Also features steelworks at Scunthorpe, Rotherham and Stocksbridge. The ship is planned to reduce the journey time to Australia by one week.

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