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  • Short Summary

    Norwegian steamer "Haarfagre" runs aground on rocks off the Northumbrian coast.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Again the sea takes toll! Norwegian steamer "Haarfagre" piles herself up on jagged Northumbrian coast. Craster, Northumberland.

    M/S of the Haarfagre on the rocks, it is tilting slightly to one side, people walk around it. M/S as the camera pans across its length to the name. M/S of two men looking underneath the part that is stuck out from the rocks. Various shots of it in rough seas.

    The sea rolls up the rocks and the camera pans across to the steamer, various shots of it with waves lapping around the bottom. M/S pan down to show each end sticking out over the sea and the rest up on the rocks. Various shots as waves lap around it.

    Note: the cuts run from 01:10:34 to the end of the item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    780.07
    Media URN:
    35648
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:29:00 / 01:12:35:00
    Canister:
    G 1564

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