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  • Short Summary

    After battling with storm at sea, ship - the Aldworth - reaches port of Falmouth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Safe, safe at last. Battered and torn after 2 days battle with the storm, the 'do or die' Aldworth and her gallant crew arrive safe in port".

    Falmouth, Cornwall.

    L/S of ship, the Aldworth of Sunderland, anchored near Cornish coast. Looks like merchant cargo ship. Various shots, taken from deck, of different parts of battered boat. M/S of man looking over railings on deck. M/S of man walking on deck, passing ropes strung up to replace railings damaged in storm. Panning shot of deck, a sailing boat is moored next to ship. Various panning C/U of the ship's crew - lots of crusty old sea dog types. Panning shot of damaged wheel house, two sailors stand outside it chatting. Various C/Us of crew, including the skipper.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    658.14
    Media URN:
    26457
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:24:00 / 01:33:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1350

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