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  • Short Summary

    Passengers and baggage are rescued from the stranded passenger steamer "King Orry" in New Brighton.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Isle of Man passenger steamer on the rocks. Fire escape rescues of shipwrecked passengers after stranding of the "King Orry". New Brighton, Merseyside.

    M/S of the stranded ship, people walk about in front of it, C/U of a group of people stood by it. M/S of two ladies backing down the fire escape ladder. A fireman hands a little girl over to someone else, bags are also lowered down from the steamer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.50
    Media URN:
    22450
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:28:00 / 01:54:00:00
    Canister:
    G 801

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