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  • Short Summary

    Survivors from a shipwreck come ashore in an Irish port.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.

    VS of a Norwegian cargo boat docking at an Irish port with injured men, women and children (shipwreck survivors) on board. They are helped from the ship by Irish troops, some of them are quite badly wounded.

    MS of woman talking to journalists.

    (The story is marked "Galway Survivors" - this may be the name of the sunken ship or the port where they are landing - no clear reference.)

    Amendment April 2011: This is the landing of the Norwegian ship Knute Nelson, with survivors from the SS Athenia, in Galway, September 1939

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1667.05
    Media URN:
    60379
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:45:00 / 01:19:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 283 E

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