• Short Summary

    WALES - ARCTIC EXPLORERS RETURN HOME:


    (NOTE - Return home of the British North Greenland expedition after two years , lead by Commander Simpsonk, have been researching data about the diminishing Greenland ice caps-
    early global warming ? / expedition returned home with one live salmon and 12 husky dogs/ File - shows film of the 1952 expedition landing on the ice cap in Greenland and aerials of the ice cap/
    unloading supplies and husky dogs/ also crash of RAF Hastings transport plane whilst dropping supplies )

  • Description

    WALES - ARTIC EXPLORERE RETURN HOME

    DOGS. C.U. of huskies of the Greenland expedition at Pembroke dock to be picked up.

    EXPLORERS Greenland explorers seen at Pembroke dock with their Comm. C.J.W. Simpson to picked up by four Sunderland flying boats later a family re-union.

    FLYING BOATS. Four Sunderland arrive at Pembroke dock in Wales to pick up the explorers of the Greenland expedition.

    GREENLAND. Planes dropping supplies and equipment of the expedition.

    SIMSON, Commander C.J.W. (of Greenland expedition) At Pembroke dock in Wales waiting to be picked up with his explorers by four Sunderland flying boats.....later family re-union.

    SUPPLIES, & Supply DROPPING. And equipment being dropped in Greenland for the explorers.

    WALES. Four Sunderland flying boats land at Pembroke dock to pick up twenty-five explorers of Greenland expedition.

    Exploration
    Background: WALES - ARCTIC EXPLORERS RETURN HOME:

    (NOTE - Return home of the British North Greenland expedition after two years , lead by Commander Simpsonk, have been researching data about the diminishing Greenland ice caps-
    early global warming ? / expedition returned home with one live salmon and 12 husky dogs/ File - shows film of the 1952 expedition landing on the ice cap in Greenland and aerials of the ice cap/
    unloading supplies and husky dogs/ also crash of RAF Hastings transport plane whilst dropping supplies )

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADF8WS3YVZEKOV2A03O2RQY8OR
    Media URN:
    VLVADF8WS3YVZEKOV2A03O2RQY8OR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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