Hundred of convicts leave France in prison ship bound of penal settlement, Devil's Isle.
La Rochelle, France.
Title: "Off to Devil's Isle. 684 convicts leave in prison ship 'La Martiniere' for notorious penal settlement".
L/S of the harbour, a crowd of people are moving along a road towards the quayside. Various L/Ss of the crowd on the quayside, a lot of the men wear prison uniforms and carry bundles, there is a strong military presence. The prisoners appear to be filing towards a boat moored in the harbour. L/S of a tug boat pulling a barge, lots of policemen / soldiers stand on the deck, presumably all the prisoners are held in the hold. L/S, taken from a another vessel, of the barge moored next to a large ship.
After a flash of spacing, out takes / cuts start at 01:05:17. Cuts are the same or similar to the edited story.