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Ship Departing from Port
Ship Departing from Port

Ship Departing from Port 1901

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Ship Departing from Port 1901

1 mins United Kingdom

This two-shot sequence of a large steam passenger ship pulling slowly away from the quayside was presumably part of a longer film, which might have allowed us to identify the ship and its location. Alas, the rest is apparently lost, and thanks to poor picture quality we are left only with the haunting images of passengers waving at their loved ones on the quay and the crew bustling about on deck.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Ships

Collection

On the Move Edwardian Enigmas Shipbuilding on Film

Released

1901

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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