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  • Description

    Liverpool.

    LV "Empress of Canada" on side in dock. Cables running from ship to shore. GV derricks alongside dock. SV "Empress of Canada" on side in dock. SV derricks on dockside. SV buoyancy chambers and cables on boat. GTV steam winches. SV man operating winch. SV block and tackle. LV "Empress" beginning to rise. SV man watching. LV "Empress" rising. SV air escaping as hull rises. SV & LV "Empress" rising. SV list indicator showing 45%. SV winch man. SV hull rising. GV hoppers and steam hoses. GV steam hoses along dockside. SV hull almost upright. SV list indicator showing 10%. SV buoyancy chambers alongside hull. CU bow. List indicator showing 9%. LV buoyancy chambers being cut adrift. SV Captain Dobson (nearest camera). GV "Empress of Canada" upright (almost).

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title H.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    29267
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    146.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:10:00 / 01:27:38:00
    Canister:
    54/21
    Sort Number:
    54/021
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Post-war Liverpool docks and slums
  • Stills

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

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