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    Helicopter aids island of Innisturk.

    L/S Air shots from helicopter of Innisturk Island. C/U Pilot Captain John Telford at the controls. L/S Aerial shot of island. C/U Helicopter controls. Aerial shots flying over island. M/S Two men fixing marker cross on ground where helicopter is to land. L/S Islanders waiting for the arrival of helicopter. Angle shot, helicopter flying overhead coming in to land. C/U Woman looking up.

    M/S Helicopter coming in to land. C/U Irish type watching unloading of supplies. M/S Men unloading supplied from helicopter. L/S Villagers carrying away supplies to their homes. L/S Villagers nearing their homes with supplies. M/S Family group outside their home with supplies. M/S Group of villagers waving farewell to the helicopter as it departs. M/S Helicopter flying away. C/U Typical Irish type smoking pipe. L/S Innisturk Island.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:15:00 / 01:04:21:00
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  • Appears in...

    1960-1969 John Spillane 1920s Cinema Island Life in Ireland Mark K
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Innisturk" in the body text and tags is incorrect - according to the community's own website, the spelling should be Inishturk.......

    (3 changes required in text, plus 1 in tags).

    The helicopter seen in the clip is a Westland Widgeon, Reg. No. G-APTE.

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