• Short Summary

    Lifeboat exercise onboard 'Empress of Britain'.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "SAFETY AT SEA - Lifeboat-drill aboard C.P.R. Liner "Empress of Britain" at Southampton."

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Funnels signalling start of the lifeboat drill onboard liner 'Empress of Britain'. People in life jackets on the decks. Kitchen staff lined up for inspection.

    Lifeboats being lowered into water - officers standing, supervising the process. Lifeboats in the sea, men rowing. Lifeboats being lifted back up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    797.21
    Media URN:
    8998
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:56:00 / 01:32:38:00
    Canister:
    34/78

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