• Short Summary

    The Table Bay lighthouse at Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Description

    Titles read: "The Beacon of Help".

    Cape Town, South Africa.

    Brief shots of fog clouds (?!). M/S of the lighthouse at Moulle Point near Table Bay. Inside, the lighthouse keeper sits making notes; another man poses behind a large light bulb. A man cleans the lamp reflectors. Two men look out to sea with a telescope. The engine that rotates the lamp is seen in action. Views of the sea from the lighthouse. M/S of the light turning round at night.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1124.21
    Media URN:
    39160
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:05:00 / 01:42:28:00
    Canister:
    PT 295

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