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    No title. Safety capsule - lifesaving device installed on gas rig in North Sea, off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.

    Aerial shot Amoco 'A' drilling rig in the North Sea. Nearer shot ditto. L/S the Brucker Survival Capsule (covered lifeboat) on the side of the rig. Panning shot the rig. M/S men working round the drill. M/S as the alarm is given and men run to get into the capsule. C/U ditto. C/U from inside the capsule as last man gets in and closes door. C/U as the capsule is lowered. L/S as it hits the sea. M/S inside the capsule men looking out, as it is tossed about by heavy sea. L/S heavy sea. C/U the control panel in the capsule. C/U man on wireless. C/U man looking out at sea. L/S heavy sea. L/S the capsule in the water.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56749
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2063.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:04:00 / 01:30:25:00
    Canister:
    68/51
    Sort Number:
    68/051
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    NATURAL GAS
  • Stills

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

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