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    Item title reads - The Other Man's Job. Location unknown.

    Various shots of the S.S. Strathmore, and of the sea. M/S of lifeboat. M/S view of sea through porthole. L/S of equipment on the bridge, an officer walks up to it. C/U of the fire detectors and sprinkler, M/S of telephones to communicate with all parts of the ship. Various C/U of pipes connected to holds. M/S's of watertight doors sliding down and across. L/S of the radio, the camera pans across the valves, various shots of the man operating it. C/U of gyro compass, M/S of man tapping out Morse code.

    M/S of the control platform, various shots as they speak through telephone and use telegraph to communicate with the bridge. Various shots of pressure gauges. M/S of pumps going up and down. M/S of the propellor shaft, a man examines it. L/S of funnel and masts.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:40:00 / 01:36:20:00
    PT 303
    Sort Number:
    PT 303
  • Appears in...

    P&O Morse code at sea Radio and Radar at Sea
  • Stills

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

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