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Last Hours of Flying Enterprise

Series

Series Name
British Paramount News

Issue

Issue No.
2178
Date Released
14 Jan 1952
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Last Hours of Flying Enterprise

Story

Story No. within this Issue
1 / 1
Summary
Graphic pictures taken by Paramount cameramen from airplanes and chartered tugs make dramatic record of tragic end of Flying Enterprise. Captain Carlsen’s own story: Hail to a hero After thirteen days, first alone, then with Kenneth Dancy, aboard stricken vessel, Captain Carlsen lands at Falmouth. Mayor leads civic reception and big crowds give heroic sailor a great welcome.
Local distribution only
British Paramount News Special
Keywords
Ships and boats; Ceremonies; Local government; Accidents and disasters; Newsreels
Library number
20081
Length of story (in feet)
745

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Film Archive

Name
Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
Email
info@screenocean.com
Web
http://reuters.screenocean.com/
Phone
+44(0)1954 262052
Address
124 Horseferry Road,
London
SW1P 2TX
Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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