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  • Short Summary

    The Liner ship 'Empress of Canada' catches fire and rolls over in docks at Liverpool.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material. 1950's.

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Various shots of the liner ship 'Empress of Canada' lying on side smoking. Shots of fire tugs playing water on hull. Firemen standing on hull using hoses. Crumpled funnels against quayside. Various shots of dock workers surveying the damage.

    (Orig. Neg.) Some lengths of spacing between shots - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2008.01
    Media URN:
    62323
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:07:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 2507 A

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