Set. 5, 1957 - Countess Mountbatten launches replica of the Susan Constant A replica (which will never sail) of the usan Constant one of the vessels which landed at Jamestown in 1607, and which will play a leading part on this year s Woolwich Searchlight Tattoo, when the Jamestown landing will be re-enacted was launched this afternoon outside Woolwich Town Hall by Countess Mountbatten. A bottle of River James water, especially flown over by the U.S. Air Force was smashed across the bows of the vessels. Keystone Photo Shows: General view as Countess Mountbatten launches the vessels, outside Woo

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Set. 5, 1957 - Countess Mountbatten launches replica of the Susan Constant A replica (which will never sail) of the usan Constant one of the vessels which landed at Jamestown in 1607, and which will play a leading part on this year s Woolwich Searchlight Tattoo, when the Jamestown landing will be re-enacted was launched this afternoon outside Woolwich Town Hall by Countess Mountbatten. A bottle of River James water, especially flown over by the U.S. Air Force was smashed across the bows of the vessels. Keystone Photo Shows: General view as Countess Mountbatten launches the vessels, outside Woolwich Town Hall today. With her is the Mayor of Woolwich (Cllr. N.G. Burbridge) (Credit Image: © Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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