• Short Summary

    Nice footage of a replacement crew being transferred across to a lighthouse in the North Sea.

  • Description

    A lighthouse in the North Sea.

    Full titles read: "LONELY 'LIFERS'"

    L/S of a small ship approaching a lighthouse. L/S of a lighthouse keeper with standing outside his door receiving supplies from the ship. The narrator says "Surely it would be difficult to find a more lonely life than the lighthouse keepers.

    Nice M/S of a replacement keeper being lifted across from the ship tot he lighthouse by winch. The old crew are then lifted back over to the ship in a large basket. Brief L/S of a large ocean going liner (look like it is called the "Columbus")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1098.02
    Media URN:
    38275
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:17:00 / 01:02:21:00
    Canister:
    PT 217

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