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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for GREAT GALE IN CHANNEL in G 1256. The original story is also on Pathe Master tape *PM0444*.

    Near Eastbourne, East Sussex.

    Title: "Great Gale in the Channel. Belgian Cargo Steamer 'Comtesse de Flandres', wrecked near Beachy Head".

    Panning shot of a group of men in flat caps standing on the steps of a large building, look like the crew of the scuppered vessel, includes a Chinese man.

    Intertitle: "The Crew ... saved by day-long endeavours of Eastbourne Coast guards and Volunteers".

    Various L/Ss of the ship beached on the rocks, large waves roll over the vessel. Panning shot over the roofs of a quaint seaside village. Panning shot of debris caused by a storm on quayside of the village.

    Otherwise, shots are the same or similar to those in the edited story, please see separate record for details.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:17:00 / 01:10:01:00
    G 1256
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    G 1256 Cuts
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    Science & Technology
    CADETS 2 Ships in stormy weather
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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