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  • Short Summary

    The S.S. Afric Star returns to London Docks after a damaging encounter with another vessel at sea.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. A drama of the sea. SS Arfic Star returns to London docks after being in collision with SS Charente fortunately no lives were lost!"

    London Docks.

    Large steam ship moves slowly into London Docks. Side view showing name of vessel 'Afric Star' (Paperwork says 'Africa Star').

    More shots of the ship moving in the docks.

    Members of the crew stand on the bows as the ship is moored.

    Shots of the damage to the prow.

    Sound Track Missing.

    NB Not great material.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    685.06
    Media URN:
    5176
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:03:00 / 01:07:46:00
    Canister:
    32/82

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