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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Luxury liner burned out. The 42,000-ton 'L'Atlantique' as she was a few days ago ... the pride of the French Mercantile Marine...."

    France. Pan along name on side of French liner ship L'Atlantique. Shot of the ship in harbour. Various aerial shots of the liner at sea.

    Intertitle reads: "... Today a tragic spectacle."

    Aerial views of the liner as smoke rises from it. Tugs are close by. The ship shows signs of the terrible fire which burnt it out.

    Survivors of the fire come down to docks in Cherbourg after rescue ship has docked.

    Members of crew and passengers mingle. Shots of stretcher cases lain on the ground.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    5359
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    693.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:15:00 / 01:28:39:00
    Canister:
    33/3
    Sort Number:
    33/003
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Liner in fire
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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