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  • Short Summary

    Dangers at sea - shipwrecks & lighthouses.

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    Elevated shots of sea breaking on rocky beach, seagulls wheeling overhead. Good shots of waves rolling up beach, seagulls flying overhead.

    Several shots of the men and families. Various close up shots of their faces. Men go to the sea, women waving goodbye - the men are presumably a lighthouse crew going to work. Close up shot of face of man rowing boat. Various shots of the fishermen and their barges at sea.

    Longship lighthouse, Lands End, as seen from boat at sea. Men and supplies being swung on ropes to lighthouse. A seagull in flight. Sunset over sea with land in the background.

    Rough seas breaking over ships deck. Wrecked submarine on rocks at Falmouth. Rough seas. Rough seas as seen from ship. Elevated shot of wrecked windjammer the "Hertzogen Cecille" off Salcombe, as seen from cliffs - wrecked in 1936. Various shots of wrecked ships lying on rocks. CU. Lighthouse lamp revolving - unlit. MS. & LS. Lighthouse at dusk.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:25:00 / 01:46:07:00
    UN 1401 A

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