• Short Summary

    Workers process materials from sunken submarines as salvage

  • Description

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    GV Felixstowe dock, submarine floating in foreground pan over to show another wrecked submarine, listing, afloat.

    GV two wrecked submarines, pan along submarine.

    LS men working in hulk of submarine on beach, group of small boys looking on.

    GV pan along wrecked craft gathered at dockside.

    SV man at work with blow torch(?) on door of submarine(?).

    LS men working on wrecked craft, segment of craft out away, falling into water.

    SV men passing scrap metal under press(?).

    GV man pile of scrap metal.

    SV diver steps into water from rowing boat, his helmet is secured on him.

    LS men sitting on upturned structure in sea. Water pouring cut from pipe at top.

    SV diver emerges from sea and steps onto boat "Salver".

    LS diver swimming through water to salvage boat.

    SV, MV man steps onto upturned structure in sea.

    GV pan wrecked craft, sea weed clinging to the structure.
    LS men walking round the wreck.

    GV, SV men walking across ropes on barge.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
    ENGLAND: Suffolk: Felixstowe:
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    GV wrecked hold of vessel filled with water, sea weed clinging to structure.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
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    LS man in rowing boat, spar of wreck covered with seaweed in foreground.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
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    SV men turning handle on box structure on rowing boat (engine?, cable storer?), man in boat fishes out spar from water, diver emerges and men boat pull in cable and help him on board. SV man remove diver's helmet.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
    ENGLAND: Suffolk: Felixstowe:
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    GV, SV men on deck of barge, laying out thick rope, securing it with blocks screwing the blocks down.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
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    GV pan from barge along ropes showing them sacured to barge lying alongside. Rowing boat lying between the barges.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
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    GV, SV man examining wrecked craft on beach, detached houses in background.

    SV man at work welding (?) with blow torch(?).

    ???V man at work filing metal disc down.

    SV man, standing by deck house(?), turning handle round in downwards motion, removing handle exposing metal rod it is attached to.

    wreckage, marine salvage, wrecks, shipwreck, submersible
    Background: Workers process materials from sunken submarines as salvage

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9UVBLWSYMESDI7BN4S1SZSC4Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA9UVBLWSYMESDI7BN4S1SZSC4Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:56:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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