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  • Short Summary

    Shots of the damaged ships after a collision in the fog.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Channel fog collision. Danish Steamer "Sing Signe" rams and sinks Italian Steamer "Francesco Ciampa" in ten minutes, but rescued all the crew."

    Dover, Kent

    M/S of sailors looking over the prow of a ship, where the damage can clearly be seen. The sequence is shot from a smaller vessel below, and is unsteady as the waters rock the boat. The rescued crew can be seen smiling and smoking, or just looking relieved.

    Note: Pathe cameraman on a boat, trying to keep steady?.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    670.07
    Media URN:
    32942
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:49:00 / 01:08:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1372

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