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  • Short Summary

    The liner ship Caronia arrives in New York.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    LV Elevated passengers looking over rail towards New York in background. Ship's superstructure in foreground.

    LV GV Interior of bridge. Officers looking out of windows.

    LV Across bows of ship. New York in distance. LV Passengers looking over side of ship. Firefloat spraying water in air in background. MV Hooter on funnel blowing. MV Over ships lifeboat of firefloat spraying water into air.

    LV Aerial view of the Caronia surrounded by tugs steaming towards New York harbour. Statue of Liberty in background. CU Fountains of water from firefloat.

    CU. The Caronia's Captain D W Sobrell puts binoculars to eyes. CU. Caronia's captain takes binoculars from eyes.

    LV. Four tugs nosing Caronia into position. MV. Four tugs pushing Caronia. MV. From ship tugs pushing against side of Caronia pan to dockyard. LV. GV. from dock of passengers lining bridge. LV. Down bows of ship in dock. LV. From dock of passengers lining bridge. People on dock in foreground. MV. The Caronia.

    Possibly connected with 49/6 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:18:00 / 01:51:37:00
    UNSO Reel 048 D

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