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  • Short Summary

    Ships are badly damaged and beach due to the storms over the New Year, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

  • Description

    Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    Full titles read: "GREAT GALES BLOW OUT THE OLD YEAR - Steel work - "twisted like paper" - on Oil Tanker 'LARISTON', graphically illustrate how ships battered by giant seas, limped home to port."

    Several shots of the battered tanker in the dock. Many of the walkways are a mangled wreck.

    Inter title reads: "Some alas did not get home"

    Numerous shots of large ships beached and stuck on the rocks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    812.11
    Media URN:
    18739
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:37:00 / 01:16:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1673

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