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  • Short Summary

    Tank loaded onto Cunard liner, destined for Cornell University as a war memorial.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "Tank as War Souvenir. 29 ton tank, gift of War Office as War Memorial at Cornell University loaded on Cunarder 'Varduliq'."

    L/S of a crane at edge of a dock lifting a large tank, in the distance is a large ocean liner. M/S of the tank being lifted by the crane. M/S of the crane being lowered onto the deck of a ship. C/U of the 'T-9128' tank. M/S of the tank being lowered into the ship's hold. L/S of the crane crossing the dock towards the ship on a floating platform. M/S of the tank in mid-air. Panning shot follows the tank as the crane swings to dangle the army vehicle over the ship. Another C/U of the tank. More shots of the tank being lowered into the hold. Various M/S of the tank hanging from the crane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    458.34
    Media URN:
    20906
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:14:00 / 01:53:27:00
    Canister:
    G 1278

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