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  • Short Summary

    Frigate 'Wrangler' and fishing boats at sea searching for the comet.

  • Description

    Elba.

    Documentation refers to Captain C W McMullen substituted for the former commander of the Wrangler, who is now leader of all the operations of research. The small fleet of the fishing boats is led by Lieutenant Commander Michael Fowke in the search for the crashed comet.

    The Aid-ship 'Bhantill'. Signalling buoys lowered from the frigate 'Wrangler' where something has been located. Fishing boat sailing from Porto Azzurro. English sailor sets a wireless link joining two fishing boats. English diver washes glasses of the turret for observation. Fishing boats going towards the wreckage spot. Televisors being lowered into waters. The Television seen at the bottom of the sea. The 'Favilla' trying to release a cable which is entangled in a piece of wreckage. Another Trawler 'The Sursay'. Fleet of fishing boats, during the dredging operations. Suitcase belonging to one of the passengers of the Comet. Parts of the wreckage of the Comet are located by the Television.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2868.01
    Media URN:
    83197
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:05:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2589 A

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