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  • Short Summary

    Large ship departing from dock.

  • Description

    Departure of ship. Location of events unknown.

    Boats and ships - industry. Buildings - industrial. Shipyards c. 1910'S. Opens w/ shot of a worker(on ship's deck?)standing under 3 square chutes which slant downward & out over rail. One Chute starts pouring something out. CU side view chute; w/ stuff spurting out of it; looks sorta like water but also looks sorta like sand or something. L/S part of dockyard; w/ rope ladders hanging down wall maybe from dry-dock area w/ ship ready to leave on other side; smoke coming from over wall; man climbs down ladder; boats lined up; perpendicular to wall.

    Pan left now showing the chutes come down from a little shack on stilts above the boats; some workers cleaning out a boat in fg. Brief shot - GV various towers; etc. Industrial scene. LS looking out over river; docks; ships. Another LS; closer; showing part of ship; w/ smokestack. GV pan rt. On industrial buildings - same as before but closer shot; and pan farther; showing more of docks.Longshoremen. Shipyard.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1919
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:39:00 / 01:17:59:00
    ON 193 M

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