• Short Summary

    The British tanker 'Hullgate' was involved in a collision in the English Channel with the Danish Liquified Gas carrier 'Ida Hoyer' on 9th.

  • Description

    1.
    AV Tankers alongside one another - zoom in to SV damage.
    8 ft

    2.
    CU damage (2 shots)
    14 ft

    3.
    SV Sterns of tankers and boom round stern of Hullgate
    16 ft

    4.
    CU Boom on water
    18 ft

    5.
    CU Floating oil patches
    22 ft

    6.
    SV Tugs spray detergent
    24 ft

    7.
    SV Tins of dispersant on board tug 'Dalmatian'
    28 ft

    8.
    GV Another tug
    37 ft

    9.
    BTV Tankers - zoom in to men talking at rails.
    44 ft

    10.
    CU Damage, shot from water level
    51 ft

    11.
    AV Damage
    58 ft

    12.
    AV Tankers and tug, showing pipe through which oil is being transferred.
    68 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The British tanker 'Hullgate' was involved in a collision in the English Channel with the Danish Liquified Gas carrier 'Ida Hoyer' on 9th. April, 1971. Her cargo was subsequently pumped off onto another British tanker, the 'Esso Woolston'. A boom was used to try and present further oil from spreading away from the damaged tanker while the operation was in progress.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8A9KL2OHZYXKK279JPD98SQ17
    Media URN:
    VLVA8A9KL2OHZYXKK279JPD98SQ17
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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