• Short Summary

    The German Navy's new training ship, the 3-masted barque Gorch Fock, arrived in Aberdeen, Scotland, November 3.

  • Description

    The German Navy's new training ship, the 3-masted barque Gorch Fock, arrived in Aberdeen, Scotland, November 3. During her stormy voyage from Kiel, the crew and cadets - numbering altogether over 200 - have been smartening up this graceful new sailing ship in preparation for her visit to the Scottish port.

    The Gorch Fock replaces the training ship Pamir which sank with the loss of 80 lives in an Atlantic hurricane in 1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE1EHQS7F9GSRFJV1KD3FZLFOA
    Media URN:
    VLVAE1EHQS7F9GSRFJV1KD3FZLFOA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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