• Short Summary

    Views of the sinking ship, "Flying Enterprise", as it is towed by tug.

  • Description

    Atlantic Ocean.

    GV Convoy under way. SV Heavy swell. LV Listing ship, 'Flying Enterprise'. MV Stern of ship taken from Starboard side. Kenneth Dancy and Captain Kurt Carlsen are on the Flying Enterprise.

    SV Nearer shot Stern of ship taken from Starboard side, showing name of ship and port Pan along to midships showing company's name.

    SV From dead astern showing heavy list and ship submerged to port lifeboat deck.

    CU From dead astern showing heavy list and ship submerged to port lifeboat deck, and along to midship housing.

    SV After deck waves washing up to hatch coaming and sandbags on deck. CU U.S. Flag on stern of ship. MV Port side. CU Swinging lifeboat.

    LV 'Enterprise' through rigging of trawler. CU Boat deck of 'Enterprise' pan to funnel and outer wheelhouse.

    MS Listing ship from port bow pan to tow rope. LV Bow on 'Enterprise', Tow rope entering water.

    LV Tug 'Turmoil' Captained by Dan Parker. SV Bow of 'Enterprise' moving away from camera. tow rope on left of screen.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1.48
    Media URN:
    25354
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:46:00 / 01:51:04:00
    Canister:
    52/4

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