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  • Short Summary

    Tourists on a pleasure trip on a ship off the coast of Finland (?).

  • Description

    Finland - Aboard Ship.

    People (British tourists?) on a boat tour; on RMS Lancastria. Pan looking down at docks w/ words set in it German - translated; it says 'Built during the reign of Wilhelm II'; and the date; 1908. CU sailor. Looking down at old woman being helped down steps. Shot looking over crowded deck; toward rocky shore as the ship moves along. More shots including both passengers and sea or shore; including glimpse of seaplane landing.

    Passengers standing along rail or inside enclosed promenade on upper deck. Passengers drinking tea or coffee on deck. Band playing music: violin; accordion; clarinet; & a guy holding a trumpet but hitting a drum.

    Shot from high above of workers loading luggage. CU woman at rail looking to left & waving. Other small ships; carrying cargo or passengers; passing on the canal or river. Passengers running to the rail to wave at British cargo ship. A few wooden buildings on shore and a lighthouse.

    Travel; holiday.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2428.10
    Media URN:
    76789
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:02:00 / 01:50:51:00
    Canister:
    ON 350 B

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