• Short Summary

    The disputed salvaged ship "American Farmer" docks in Falmouth with Americans onboard.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Prize ship docks.

    Falmouth, Cornwall.

    M/S of the "American Farmer" with its bows low in the water in the dock at Falmouth. The much disputed salvaged ship was in collision in mid-Atlantic and American salvage crew took her over, ordering off the crew of the British ship "Elizabete" who were there first. C/U of the large hole in the side of the ship. Various shots of the American crew aboard the ship studying the damage to it. Various shots of the large hole with the water flooding in. Angle shot of stern showing name painted across it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1406.23
    Media URN:
    45765
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:11:00 / 01:43:55:00
    Canister:
    46/64

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