• Short Summary

    An oil tanker catches fire and sinks below the waves off North Carolina.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "North Carolina. Ablaze at Sea! Burning oil tanker makes awe-inspiring spectacle as she goes down in mass of flames."

    North Carolina, United States of America (USA).

    Shots of oil tanker - 'Doris Kellick' (sp?) - on fire at sea. Various shots as thick black smoke rises from the ship. Some of the oil spilled onto the sea sets fire and smoke rises from that. The tanker slowly sinks below the surface of the burning waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    695.13
    Media URN:
    5388
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:51:00 / 01:17:30:00
    Canister:
    33/7

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