• Short Summary

    The London steamer, Eskdene, towed into port after being struck by a mine; the Danish steamer, Inger Toft, refloated by tugboats after going aground; and the crew and much of the cargo being saved from the Belgian ship, Kabinda, after becoming damaged on the Goodwin Sands

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: More Neutral Ships in Trouble

    ENGLAND: Various:
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    "KABINDA" Aground on the Goodwins


    SHIPPING "Kabinda" aground on the Goodwins


    Ships and Boats

    World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, sand bank, steamers, neutral, accidents, sinking
    Background: The London steamer, Eskdene, towed into port after being struck by a mine; the Danish steamer, Inger Toft, refloated by tugboats after going aground; and the crew and much of the cargo being saved from the Belgian ship, Kabinda, after becoming damaged on the Goodwin Sands

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA35AXHK5ZFQLEWFY25PYQMSE5Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA35AXHK5ZFQLEWFY25PYQMSE5Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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