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  • Short Summary

    Whale fishermen kill whale and drag it across beach.

  • Description

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    Intertitle reads "Most romantic and arduous of all hunts, when boats were pulled and harpoons were thrown. Today, power driven ships with harpoon guns trail the world's greatest mammal."

    Whaling ship at sea. Men working onboard. Intertitle reads 'There she blows'. A whale is seen swimming on surface beside the ship. Man fires a harpoon and whale is hit. Various shots of the men pulling the whale towards the ship. Intertitle reads "Merely as big as some 'Club' catches."

    Various shots of the dead whale on the beach, crowd around it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2153.15
    Media URN:
    63913
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:52:00 / 01:46:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 1340 H

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