• Short Summary

    Oil tanker 'Torrey Canyon' runs aground off Lands End producing huge oil slick. Cornwall.

  • Description

    No title - Oil tanker 'Torrey Canyon' aground, Seven Sisters off Lands End, Cornwall.

    Various shots of the 'Torrey Canyon'. Various shots of two dinghies bringing crew of the 'Torrey Canyon' into Penzance Harbour. L/S crowd on the quay. Various shots as the crew men walk up steps. Pan across members of the crew.

    L/S oil slick off Cornish Coast. C/U of it from helicopter. M/S naval destroyer spraying detergent onto oil slick. Aerial shots the 'Torrey Canyon'. Various shots of the stricken ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2023.26
    Media URN:
    56165
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:14:00 / 01:41:39:00
    Canister:
    67/24

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