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  • Short Summary

    The Captain and crew of the S.S. Lenape save 367 passengers when their ship catches fire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - On fire at sea. 367 passengers, after terrifying experience, brought safely to harbour by bravery of Captain and crew of S.S. Lenape. America, USA (U.S.A.).

    L/S of the ship on fire with smoke billowing from the front and side. Various shots of the flames shooting out of the front. We see the dramatic fire from various angles. M/S pan across the charred side, a small boat sails up to it.

    L/S pan across the passengers stood in front of a church. M/S of a man, presumably the Captain, stood with two other men, he smiles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    438.06
    Media URN:
    20016
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:19:00 / 01:09:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1250

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