The Shipbuilders (1944)

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Clydeside shipbuilding drama set between 1931 and 1944. Drama about a Clydeside shipbuilding company that endures years of depression before becoming fully employed during the war effort. Narrated from the point of view of two shipbuilders: the company head, Leslie Pagan, and a riveter, Danny Shields.

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