Salvaging the New York in Kiel harbour, Germany.
Kieler Forde, Kiel, Germany.
LS. Wreck of the 23,000 ton Hapag Steamer SS "New York" laying capsized in harbour where it has been since 1945. MS. & SCU. Workmen pulling on hawser rope. MS. Cable running on pulley. MS. Steam winders turning. MS. Howsers being tightened. LS. & MS. Howsers tightening up on salvage ship "Hiev". MS. Wreck of SS "New York" rising out of water - showing name of vessel. MS. Tugs edging SS "New York" back into harbour.
(Warner Pathe F/G UN 2053 F) (Mute. Dupe.Neg.)
Date found in the old record - 10/01/1949. German voiceover.