Salvaging Ships 1947

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    Salvaging ships. Location of events unknown.

    L/S elevated shot of a harbour showing wrecked ships in it. Various shots of the wrecks. C/U two divers on the deck of a ship waiting to descend. C/U the prow of the ship showing barnacle encrustations. M/S a man walking along the lower deck of the ship from which water has been pumped showing encrustations.

    Various shots as ships are drained. C/U a diver disappearing beneath the surface. C/U men letting out the lifeline. C/U water pouring from holes in the ship. M/S men aboard the ship after draining. C/U the instrument which determines the list of a ship when loading. L/S ship with water pouring out.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:52:42:00 / 01:55:00:00
    UN 1865 G
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    UN 1865 G
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