• Short Summary

    New York fire squads put out the blaze aboard the John Ericsson before it spreads to the liner Queen Elizabeth moored nearby, but the old troopship is a total loss

  • Description

    USA: New York:
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    FIRES Fire breaks out on troopship John Ericsson on New York waterfront and threatens Queen Elizabeth


    NEW YORK Troopship John Ericsson threatens the liner Queen Elizabeth on waterfront


    ELIZABETH QUEEN. LINER. Fire on troopship John Ericson threatens liner in New York waterfront


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

    conflagration, inferno, blaze, firefighters, peacetime, post-war, postwar
    Background: New York fire squads put out the blaze aboard the John Ericsson before it spreads to the liner Queen Elizabeth moored nearby, but the old troopship is a total loss

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF1GQMVYIKK0M3H04YCXAASQEZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAF1GQMVYIKK0M3H04YCXAASQEZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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