• Short Summary

    SS Tynwald is guided into Douglas, Isle of Man, using radar.

  • Description

    Isle of Man.

    L/S of Isle of Man coastline. L/S of ship - SS Tynwald. C/U of water lapping hull. L/S of Douglas. C/U of bow of ship. C/U of rope winch turning, releasing rope into water. Various shots of Captain calling Douglas harbourmaster from radio on bridge. Various shots of radar masts.

    L/S of Douglas. Various L/Ss of harbour, sea is very rough. L/S of waves crashing over sea front. Various shots of radar dish.

    Various shots of Harbour Master Doran speaking on radio. Doran and the other coast guards plotting course for Tynwald on machines in control room. L/S of ship.

    C/U of speakers on bridge of ship. Captain talks into radio, he then gives orders to helmsman to change course. C/U of radar screen at Habour Master's control room. More shots of captain and crew on bridge of ship. Various shots of ship coming into harbour. More shots of rough waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1243.20
    Media URN:
    34045
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:58:00 / 01:40:30:00
    Canister:
    NP 193

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