STK-ID 40770

Eye Witness No. 33: The Ship that Never Sails: The "SS Lurcher", riding at permanent anchor over the shoals 20 miles from Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, does double duty as lighthouse and weather station. BOATING MLSs of silhouette of ship. Shots of men working in engine room, of moving parts and dials in control panel. BOATING SHOTS around ship, people on deck waving. LS of beacon light revolving at dusk. HAS of officer alighting ship and moving away on launch. LAS of sailor climbing up to crow's nest. Shot of crewman scrubbing aft deck. Shots of officer arriving in launch and boarding ship. LAS of crewman painting rigging. HAS of man reeling in fish, baiting hook. BOATING LS, MLS of ship.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 33
Nova Scotia
National Film Board
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Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR, Reel 35 mm
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35mm neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
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