THE QE2 41 YEARS AGO
Last year, the QE2 celebrated in Southampton (UK) its 40th anniversary.
The BBC has this old footage of the Queen launching the QE2 in 1967.
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In the September 20 1967 picture, the Queen Elizabeth II and John Rannie at the launching of the QE2 in Clydebank, Scotland
Photograph: Hulton-Deutsch Collection/Corbis