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    Item title reads: "For Those In Peril…Coast Guard Airmen show new way to convey life-line to ship in distress, for quick assembling of Breeches buoy."

    Cape May

    M/S of an airman fixing a wire feed mechanism onto a plane. M/S of the seaplane in the water, and as it taxis away. Air to sea shot of the ship aground just off shore. The plane drops the wire. M/S of the ship with the wire stretching to shore. A man is hauled ashore from the ship carried on the Breeches buoy.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33578
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    710.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:54:00 / 01:18:39:00
    Canister:
    G 1459
    Sort Number:
    G 1459
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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