Cruise History: Great 1948 Documentary of Cunard Line’s RMS QUEEN ELIZABETH. Follows the ships arrival in Southampton, England – having crossed the Atalntic from New York – docking, pilot guiding her into port, with tour of the ship.
Glorious black and white footage of the Elizabeth’s interiors and exteriors – along with time spent aboard with officers and crew. Extensive tour of the great liners staterooms, suites, dining rooms, grills, decks, lounges and theatre.
After being provisioned, views of the ships departure from Southampton. Passengers, boat train, the works. Sailing day and return to New York. Ship’s whistle, departure.
A must see video from You Tube – when “Getting there was Half the Fun.” Click below to play this great and historic travel film.