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    Item title reads - Trevessa heroes arrive home. A wonderful welcome accorded to Captain Foster and his gallant comrades who spent more than 3 weeks in open boats before reaching safety. Gravesend, Kent.

    M/S of women waving to the ship as it comes in. M/S of the men climbing down the steps and getting off. M/S of them looking at letters. Various shots as they walk away from the harbour after they have been reunited with their families. L/S of the group, the camera pans across them. L/S as they are given cheers and people wave their hats.

    Intertitle - 'Captain C. Foster "the whitest man who ever commanded a ship" - a survivor.' M/S of Captain Foster shot from a low angle. C/U of him stood with his crew.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23942
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    314.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:20:00 / 01:19:56:00
    Canister:
    G 1010
    Sort Number:
    G 1010
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    Travel & Exploration
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    trevessa
  • Stills

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

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