Sea turtles, ranging in age from 9 months to 100 years old, are unloaded from the S.
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.
CU.Two men turning turtles over
TITLE: BABY IS ONLY 9 MONTHS OLD
BCU.Turtle & baby turtle held in hand
TV.Row of turtles
GTV. Turtles being unloaded from ship into van belonging to soup-canning firm
SCU.Man looking at turtle in van
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