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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    France.

    Various shots showing very rough and stormy seas crashing over rocks. M/S ship, M/S as flare is fired. M/S sheep running away towards lighthouse on rock. M/S as siren is sounded. C/U badge 'Societie Centrale De Sauvetage des Naufrages'. Various shots of lifeboatmen getting ready to go out to the stricken vessel. Various shots of the rough seas. Various shots as lifeboat is launched. People watch as it rolls about in the rough seas. M/S as seamen jump out of sinking ship and hold onto rubber ring thrown out to them. They are helped aboard the lifeboat. M/S lifeboatman giving one of the men a drink. M/S boat heading back. Shots of the lifeboat crew superimposed over rough sea, pan down to medals.

    Cataloguer's note: the commentary is in French.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    62472
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2028.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:17:00 / 01:15:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1197 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1197 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Sinking Ships Ships Sinking
  • Stills

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

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