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    No title - Soviet Freighter carrying chemicals goes aground. River Elbe, Germany.

    M/S Soviet freighter which has run aground at the mouth of the Elbe. M/S of the freighter, pan to show the part which is underwater. M/S's Russian crew climbing down into small boat. M/S of the ship partly underwater. M/S crew in boat sailing away from freighter. C/U of the men in the small boat. C/U of the freighter showing Russian writing. Zoom in to some of the canisters containing dangerous chemicals.

    M/S of one of the floating cranes used in the operation for salvage. C/U of man standing in ship's bridge. M/S pan one of the German tugs. Pan floating crane. M/S of seaman tying ropes on the crane. C/U floating crane, zoom out. C/U man operating controls of the crane. M/S of hawser moving around bollard. C/U of crane wires, pan down to show the freighter below. M/S of the freighter being lifted by floating crane.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56795
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2065.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:56:00 / 01:51:57:00
    Canister:
    69/7
    Sort Number:
    69/007
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    Categories
    Science & Technology Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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