• Short Summary

    After colliding with Welsh collier Maystone at Rosyth, the unfinished aircraft carrier Albion is towed into port, and only four of Maystone's crew members are rescued from their sunken ship

  • Description

    SCOTLAND: Firth of Forth: Rosyth:
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    ALBION AIR-CRAFT CARRIER. SHOTS of her being towed in to Rosyth after collision with the collier Maystoneshots of damaged hull, 27 men lost there lives on the collier Mayston, shots of the forth bridge in the background,


    FORTH BRIDGE Shots of the British Air-Craft carrier Albion being towed under bridge, after collision with the collier Maystone


    Navy - Active; Disasters and Accidents

    Centaur-class aircraft carrier, bulk cargo ship designed to carry coal, Royal Navy
    Background: After colliding with Welsh collier Maystone at Rosyth, the unfinished aircraft carrier Albion is towed into port, and only four of Maystone's crew members are rescued from their sunken ship

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACPM4CWKFCRKR1EG24HEUGMYJ
    Media URN:
    VLVACPM4CWKFCRKR1EG24HEUGMYJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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