• Short Summary

    Fishing trawlers used as mine sweepers during the war returning to their peacetime purpose.

  • Description

    Several shots of the fishing trawlers working as mine sweepers during the war (library shots).

    London - Fishing trawlers (mine sweepers during the war) being stripped off their arms at the London Docks. Ships are getting ready to go back to their old job - fishing. Crane at work unloading ship. Several shots of the docks and men working on converting ships.

    Lowestoft, Suffolk - Fishing boats getting ready for sea and leaving port - fishermen working. There are no shots of boats at open sea. Several shots of the boats returning with the catch. Several close up shots of the fishermen. Several good shots of the fish being sorted on stone slap.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1382.15
    Media URN:
    45224
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:19:00 / 01:45:52:00
    Canister:
    NP 58

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