• Short Summary

    Naval men try unsuccessfully to salvage destroyer 'Turner' at Rockaway Point, New York.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Item title reads - 'Warship stays in sea grave as salvage fails!' Rockaway Point, New York, America (USA).

    L/S large crane around point where destroyer 'Turner' exploded and sank, M/S's naval man swimming in rough seas to attach hook to part of ship which is still sticking out. Various shots as he tries to attach the hook. M/S sailors on deck of ship. M/S as the crane starts to pull the ship up, but the chains snap and they are unsuccessful.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2028.18
    Media URN:
    62484
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:12:00 / 01:54:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 1199 C

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