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  • Short Summary

    Atlantic liner, "Celtic", gets stranded on Cow & Calf rocks in Queenstown, Ireland. Everyone is rescued.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Fast on the rocks. 21,170 ton Atlantic liner "Celtic" runs aground on dreaded Cow & Calf rocks - her passengers, including 27 "Vestris" survivors, safely landed! Queenstown, Ireland.

    L/S of the Cow & Calf rocks near the coast, the camera pans out to the "Celtic" which looks fairly normal but it stranded. Various shots as it pans across the ship with rescue boat by its side and over to rocks again. Various shots of the ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    772.03
    Media URN:
    35488
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:45:00 / 01:05:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1563

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The ship ran aground on 10 December 1938.

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