• Short Summary

    Sea turtles, ranging in age from 9 months to 100 years old, are unloaded from the S.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Aged Passengers

    ENGLAND: London: Isle of Dogs: West India Docks:

    Video Roll Title: Unloading turtles on S.S. Gurka' at West India docks. These reptiles are over 100 years old: 96ft Issue sheet title: AGED PASSENGERS. UNLOADING TURTLES ON SS GURKA AT WEST INDIA DOCKS. THESE REPTILES ARE OVER 100 YEARS OLD.

    LONDON, ENGLAND


    MAIN TITLE

    (7ft)


    CU.Two men turning turtles over

    (35ft)


    TV.Turtle

    (45ft)


    TITLE: BABY IS ONLY 9 MONTHS OLD

    (49ft)


    BCU.Turtle & baby turtle held in hand

    (59ft)


    TV.Row of turtles

    (64ft)


    GTV. Turtles being unloaded from ship into van belonging to soup-canning firm

    (90ft)


    SCU.Man looking at turtle in van

    (96ft)


    Animals - In Captivity, Ships and Boats, Great Britain

    ship, animal cargo, endangered species, commercial fishing, John Lusty soup company, John Lusty
    Background: Sea turtles, ranging in age from 9 months to 100 years old, are unloaded from the S.S. Gurka into a truck at the West Indian Docks in Isle of Dogs, London

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEGZX1CBUO8EWORVFIU4TOGW2Z
    Media URN:
    VLVAEGZX1CBUO8EWORVFIU4TOGW2Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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