• Short Summary

    Survivors of the Magdalena shipwreck arrive at London airport.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:

    LONDON AIRPORT Survivors of liner Magdalena, land at London airport none worse for their ordeal

    SURVIVORS Survivors of the liner Magdalena arriving by air at London airport. One of the party speaks for rest of party

    Ships and Boats; Disasters and Accidents
    Background: Survivors of the Magdalena shipwreck arrive at London airport.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8IR6LXIC7ARZ32WX917C7F74Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA8IR6LXIC7ARZ32WX917C7F74Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (1)

  1. coldswan says

    My father and grandfather were on this ship. My grandfather Henry Bell is the passenger spokesperson and my dad Alec Bell can be seen about 8 seconds into the video at the back to the right with black wavy hair (17 years old). They were from Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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