• Short Summary

    The US Coast Guard conducts a rescue mission to save the crew of a sinking ship in Gloucester, Massachusetts in 1922

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Perils of the Stormy Seas

    USA: Massachusetts: Gloucester:
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    TITLE: SIGNAL OF DISASTER

    Video Roll Title: Exclusive pictures of a wreck on the new English coast, gloucester, Mass: 133ft Issue sheet title: WRECK ON NEW ENGLISH COAST - GLOUCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS.

    Rescue of shipwrecked crew by life line & Breeches by Coast Guards
    WRECKS: Rescue of shipwrecked crew by life line & breeches buoy by Coast Guards at Gloucester, Mass.

    (12ft)


    GV. Wrecked ship sending up flares (NIGHT SHOT)

    (20ft)


    2 MV's. Rescue workers on the coast holding flares (NIGHT SHOT)

    (24ft)


    TITLE: AS DAY DAWNS, A COAST GUARD CRES MAKES A VALIANT EFFORT TO REACH THE CRIPPLED SHIP

    (33ft)


    CU. Crew of coast-guards get into rowing boat & begin to row

    (52ft)


    2CV's. Rowing boat at sea

    (62ft)


    TITLE: UNABLE TO REACH THE WRECK THE LIFE LINE & BREECHES BUOY IS REQUISITIONED

    (69ft)


    MV. Coast guards setting up line for breeches buoy

    (73ft)


    SCU. Life line is fired from gun

    (77ft)


    GV. Wrecked ship lit by flares, Man comes ashore by breeches buoy (NIGHT SHOT)


    TITLE: THE RESCUE WORK CONTINUES BY THE AID OF FLARES

    (115ft)


    MV. Breeches buoy in action (NIGHT SHOT)

    (125ft)


    SCU. One of the rescued being carried by coast guards

    (133ft)


    Ships and Boats, Disasters and Accidents, United States of America

    ship, boat, boats, sinking, rescue, rescuers, rescuer
    Background: The US Coast Guard conducts a rescue mission to save the crew of a sinking ship in Gloucester, Massachusetts in 1922

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAWGR2H5W6RX3JSM324HEXJ11I
    Media URN:
    VLVAAWGR2H5W6RX3JSM324HEXJ11I
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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