• Short Summary

    The explorer Captain Scott's ship returns.

  • Description

    Return of 'Terra Nova'. Cardiff, 14 June 1913.

    Explorers; exploration. Return of the Terra Nova; Robert Falcon Scott made an expedition to Antarctica in the terra nova in 1910. But here; in this film the returning ship is welcomed by crowds. Ship's rigging fg; crowd standing on quay in bg. Pan rt. On ship; several men on deck - - some visitors in suits & hats as well as crew.

    Some of the crew on deck. Crowd on shore in bg. 2 Navy officers on ship; w/ ladies petting dogs on ship in bg. Another part of deck: sailor crosses; some dogs are sitting on deck; crowd in bg. Same; but better view of dogs (sled dogs); pan rt. On crowd. Finally shot which should have been first: the small ship approaching through harbour. Little tugboat behind; w/ British naval flag;other ships in harbour in bg. Adventure. Boats.

    Short additional item in clip 1942.02

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1912 - 1913
    hd format:
    2K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:24:00 / 01:03:03:00
    ON 198 B

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    As the clip's description already states, the Terra Nova arrived home in 1913, enabling a reduction of the clip's current date range of 1914-18.

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