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The QE2's Story (in-service) => Design, Concept & Build => QE2 build film footage/videos => Topic started by: Lynda Bradford on Jan 02, 2015, 07:17 PM

Title: British Pathe Video: QE2 Return following turbine troubles (January 1969)
Post by: Lynda Bradford on Jan 02, 2015, 07:17 PM
British Pathe QE2 Return (http://www.britishpathe.com/video/qe2-return)

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2 January 1969 - During a shakedown cruise QE2 technical problems with the turbines results in the ship with tugs returning to Southampton.  This British Pathe Video shows scenes of crew and passengers on deck.  Images of unfinished area of the ship, the Queens Room, the engines, the bridge and engineers going onboard to start the investigation into the problem.