• Short Summary

    THE "PUFFIN" - A 15 FOOT (4.5 METRE) BOAT IN WHICH TWO BRITONS MADE AN ILL-FATED ATTEMPT TO ROW THE ATLANTIC - REACHED LISBON, PORTUGAL, YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) ON THE DECK OF THE CANADIAN DESTROYER, CHAUDIERE.

  • Description

    THE "PUFFIN" - A 15 FOOT (4.5 METRE) BOAT IN WHICH TWO BRITONS MADE AN ILL-FATED ATTEMPT TO ROW THE ATLANTIC - REACHED LISBON, PORTUGAL, YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) ON THE DECK OF THE CANADIAN DESTROYER, CHAUDIERE. THE CREW OF THE DESTROYER, ONE OF WHOM WAS INTERVIEWED YESTERDAY, SAW NO SIGN OF THE TWO MEN.

    TWO BRITISH JOURNALISTS SET OUT ON THEIR JOURNEY IN THE PUFFIN LAST MAY. THEY WERE SIGHTED AT SEA IN AUGUST, AND THEN THE PUFFIN WAS FOUND EMPTY IN THE WAKE OF A HURRICANE LAST MONTH. THE TINY CRAFT WAS PICKED BY THE CHAUDIERE ON FRIDAY, AND IT'S BEING BROUGHT BACK TO BRITAIN. WHEN THE CHAUDIERE DOCKED IN LISBON YESTERDAY, AN INTERVIEWER ASKED ONE OF THE CREW MEMBERS...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7XR583WAGW2APSJDD171U83JZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA7XR583WAGW2APSJDD171U83JZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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