The Loss of the Birkenhead

The Loss of the Birkenhead is a 1914 British silent historical drama film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Elisabeth Risdon, Fred Groves and A.V. Bramble.[1] The film is set against the backdrop of the sinking of the troopship HMS Birkenhead in 1852.

The Loss of the Birkenhead
Directed byMaurice Elvey
StarringElisabeth Risdon
Fred Groves
A.V. Bramble
British & Colonial Kinematograph Company
Distributed byRuffells Films
Release date
July 1914
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles



  1. Murphy p. 179


  • Murphy, Robert. Directors in British and Irish Cinema: A Reference Companion. British Film Institute, 2006.
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