• Short Summary

    Item showing wreckage of American ship 'Grommet Reefer' which has split in half. Italy.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    American ship 'Grommet Reefer' splits in half. Leghorn (Livorno). Italy.

    MS split ship in rough sea, pan to dock. MS rough seas breaking over one half of ship. MS bow end of ship in rough seas. LS breeches-buoy going over rough water. MS men pulling it in. MS people on dockside, pan up to rigging of training ship where men are attending to breeches-buoy. MS of it at masthead.

    CU people looking on, pan to half ship in rough seas. Pan breeches-buoy en route for shore. MS ambulance backing into dockyard. MS's survivors being helped to ambulance. Various shots wreckage on Leghorn sea front after gales.

    Cataloguer's note: Italian commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2638.13
    Media URN:
    78569
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:23:00 / 01:42:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 2489 F

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