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    Liverpool, England: CU Fire-fighting pan to ship in dock...LIB.NO. 21096.



    CU Smashed funner pan to Empress Liner...LIB.NO. 21096.



    GV Ship in dock on side, prior to being raised. CU Derricks on side of ship, pan to cables stretching to dockside. GV Dredgers in dock providing steam for multiple winches. SV Pan Mass of hoses. SV Hoses connected to dials etc., men tapping same. CU Ditto. GV Mass of winches. CU Winch being piled pan to piston. GV Cables stretching from pullies to dockside. Side V Cables lying on dockside, slack. GV Ship lying on side. Angle V Sign 'BRAKES ON' altered to 'CLUTCH IN' GV Winches starting to operate. CU Man operates winch. CU Cable drum turning. GV Ship being raised. CU Scale measuring angle of list, showing 90 degrees. Side V Cables on dockside, taut. CU Piston operating at speed. CU Cable drum revolving. GV Ship being raised. GV Ditto. GV Ditto. GV Ship nearly upright. GTV Ship almost upright in dock.



    Ships and Boats; Great Britain




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    HAWKINS, GEMMELL, LIBRARY
    Liverpool

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7QTNP0G30GE68J4AECL9Q28SW
    Media URN:
    VLVA7QTNP0G30GE68J4AECL9Q28SW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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