• Short Summary

    Liberian tanker 'World Piece' crashes into Suez Canal Bridge.

  • Description

    Suez Canal, Egypt.

    SCS. Bridge on bank. GV. Pan, Liberian tanker 'World Piece' hard up against damaged bridge. STV. Broken end of bridge resting on tanker, & CU. CU. Captain discussing accident with chief engineer. SCS. Official and stranded people. LV. Shipping held up in canal. CS. Mr Gambler and reporters. SCS. Bulldozers clearing sand. STV. Damaged bridge. LV. Men working on bridge, & SCU. GVP ships lining up in canal.

    (F.G.) (Orig 'B')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    497.33
    Media URN:
    30325
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:00:00 / 01:48:49:00
    Canister:
    55/2

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