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  • Short Summary

    Shots of a 1300 ton Cargo Steamer turned on its side next to the quay in Newcastle.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Remarkable Accident. 1300 ton Cargo Steamer turns turtle at Quayside. Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.

    M/S of the steamer "Richard Welford" on its side in the water next to the dock, people stand and look at it. M/S from another angle, a boat sails up to it. The camera pans across to show the side still visible, M/S of the steamer's lifeboats on their sides half in the water. Various shots of the steamer.

    Note: for another story about this incident see 'Wonderful Engineering Feat' in G 1028 on *PM0320*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    312.22
    Media URN:
    23910
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:05:00 / 01:30:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1004

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