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  • Short Summary

    Torrey Canyon oil tanker disaster.

  • Description

    This material is shot in colour.

    South West Cornwall.

    Air shot from plane flying over Sevenstones lightship at South West Cornwall. Good air shots over the Torrey Canyon oil tanker with its back broken over the Sevenstones Reef. Air shot of army frigate at sea. More shots of the shipwrecked Torrey Canyon. Shots from the inside of helicopter as it lowers men onto Torrey Canyon to place explosives. Various shots of bulldozer at work clearing the oil pollution from beach at Sennen Cove.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3196.30
    Media URN:
    89633
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:08:00 / 01:59:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 4288 G

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