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  • Short Summary

    Footage of the French steamer, 'Gap', that had run aground on the Cornish coast and her rescued crew.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "A Lucky Escape - French steamer 'Gap' runs high and dry on dreaded Cornish Coast during fog... Crew were rescued by the breeches buoy."

    Cornwall.

    L/Ss of the French steamer ship, 'Gap', that has run aground on the coast of Cornwall. Nice M/S of a small group of men, probably the rescued French crew, sitting under a shelter; one reads a newspaper, the others drink tea from a flask and eat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    718.15
    Media URN:
    33730
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:20:00 / 01:16:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1481

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