• Short Summary

    A Japanese cargo ship ran aground on rocks near Beering (Phonetic) Head, near Wellington in very heavy seas.

  • Description

    Various views of the ship on the rocks; the weather is very stormy and visibility is often poor; Rescue workers attempting to take crew members off the stricken ship in a rubber dinghy; Rescued crew climbing into trucks and being driven off.





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    Background: A Japanese cargo ship ran aground on rocks near Beering (Phonetic) Head, near Wellington in very heavy seas. The crew were eventually rescued from the ship in a rubber dinghy.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE16F1WQ5Y3NC136ULBWGIZZB1
    Media URN:
    VLVAE16F1WQ5Y3NC136ULBWGIZZB1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1981
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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