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  • Short Summary

    Polar expedition prepares to depart from London docks.

  • Description

    London.

    MS. The 'Norsel' in London docks. CU. Pan over sleds on quayside. MS. Sleds on quayside. SCU. Stores and equipment piled up for loading. SCU. Lifeboat ready for loading. MS. The leader of the polar expedition, Captain John Giaver. MS. Crate being swung aboard ship (2 shots). MS. Barrels on quayside. MS. Stores and equipment on deck of ship. MS. Stores, pan up to Norwegian flag flying. MS. The 'Norsel' in London docks. CU. Name 'Norsel' on side of ship, pan to propellor. MS. Pan down from mast to bow view of ship. Various shots of the ship being loaded.

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    Information found in the old record - Cuts 49/94.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2276.02
    Media URN:
    65275
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:33:00 / 01:01:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 2200 G

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