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    Danish crew sails recreated Viking ship across North Sea and lands at Broadstairs, England, where Saxon chiefs made landings 1500 years ago

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    SLATE INFORMATION: The Vikings Invade Britain Again

    ENGLAND: Broadstairs: Kent:
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    BROADSTAIRS Crew of the Viking ship "Hugin" lands at Broadstairs after 600 mile voyage across North Sea from Denmark. Greeting on landing from Prince George of Denmark

    PRINCE GEORGE OF DENMARK Welcomed Danes from viking Ship "Hugin" ashore at Broadstairs after their 600 mile crossing of North Sea from Denmark on anniversary of the Viking invasion

    VIKING SHIP "HUGIN" The "Hugin" after 600 mile voyage across North Sea lands at Broadstairs where Saxon chiefs made their landings 1500 years ago. Crew of 53 on board. Seen getting out and walking up sands. One makes short speech. Vikings welcomed on shore by Prince George of Denmark

    History and Archaeology; Ships and Boats

    dragon, commemorate, crowds, oars, costume, voyage, boat, replica, longship, invaders, invasion, anniversary
    Background: Danish crew sails recreated Viking ship across North Sea and lands at Broadstairs, England, where Saxon chiefs made landings 1500 years ago

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9OAKZVM0OQ6OCVPE6ZOH1I82V
    Media URN:
    VLVA9OAKZVM0OQ6OCVPE6ZOH1I82V
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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