• Short Summary

    dope; the fishery eiland Urk exist this year 1000 year, in the closing of the Zuidersea it was expected to be the end of the fishery, however instead of all planning experts, today URK has the largest and modernest North Sea fishing fleet of Holland, as the are fishing on the North Sea the keep their home port URK and mostly go to market at Urk or fish is transported from the other North Sea harbors by trucks to the former eiland.

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    shot name of the eiland(town) URK



    the monument, a woman looking over the Zuiderzee, irrected for the memory of the fishermen dead on the sea



    shots of the monument



    tree close ups of plaques with the names of the dead fishermen



    boy by names of the last crew of sunken ship



    shots of the harbor, with close ups of several ships, with baskets in the mast



    arrival of the queen and going to church



    queen arrives at the monument, and wreaflaying



    shots of the Urkmen koor, queen walks along the wall with all the names of the fishermen gone with their ships at the North Sea



    queen listen to singing




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    Background: dope; the fishery eiland Urk exist this year 1000 year, in the closing of the Zuidersea it was expected to be the end of the fishery, however instead of all planning experts, today URK has the largest and modernest North Sea fishing fleet of Holland, as the are fishing on the North Sea the keep their home port URK and mostly go to market at Urk or fish is transported from the other North Sea harbors by trucks to the former eiland. Many ships has gone down by accidents at the North Sea and to memorate their lost fishermen the eiland has build the monument a woman facing over the Zuider sea.

    total population of Urk is 7200 from which 600 are working as crew on board of one of their ship. Urker fishermen as a cooperation its member has his part of the profit they make

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    Film ID:
    VLVADP80R502L64K6Q9GHM1J8DWKV
    Media URN:
    VLVADP80R502L64K6Q9GHM1J8DWKV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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