• Short Summary

    THE SOVIET STEAMER "RHYNOOSHY", CAPSIZED OFF COPENHAGEN LAST NIGHT (THURSDAY) AFTER BEING IN COLLISION WITH THE FINNISH VESSEL "RUNDAL".

  • Description

    THE SOVIET STEAMER "RHYNOOSHY", CAPSIZED OFF COPENHAGEN LAST NIGHT (THURSDAY) AFTER BEING IN COLLISION WITH THE FINNISH VESSEL "RUNDAL". THE CREW OF THE RUSSIAN SHIP WERE TAKEN TO COPENHAGEN AFTER THE COLLISION.

    THE COLLISION TOOK PEACE IN THICK FOG. THE "RHYNOOSHY" A STEAMER OF 1,211 TONS OVERTURNED AFTER THE CREW HAD BEEN TAKEN OFF. THE "RUNDAL" - 2,839 TONS WAS ABLE TO TAKE THE RUSSIAN CREW AS FAR AS THE COPENHAGEN HARBOUR MOUTH, BUT THERE DECIDED TO TRANSFER THEM TO A DANISH RESCUE VESSEL. THE MASTER OF THE "RUNDAL" FEARED HIS VESSEL MIGHT SINK IN THE HARBOUR, AND SO DECIDED TO STAY OUTSIDE UNTIL SOME REPAIRS COULD BE MADE.

    THE "RHYNOOSHY" IS LYING IN ABOUT 20 FEET (6.09 METRES) OF WATER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA92DLK65BETEMW24NJCV398217
    Media URN:
    VLVA92DLK65BETEMW24NJCV398217
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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