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  • Description

    Full title reads: "For those in peril on the sea. Presentation of latest type of Motor Life Boat".

    Gorleston (Gorleston-on-Sea), Norfolk.

    L/S of new life boat on water near coastline, there is a crew of about a dozen men working on deck. High angled shot of choristers and vicar holding a service on deck of boat. M/S of people on deck, including lots of men in sou'westers. A smart looking woman cuts a rope that smashes a bottle of champagne.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:18:10. Some shots of speeches being made from platform by mayor and other dignitaries. Otherwise shots are same or similar to those in edited part of story.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26047
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    544.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:26:00 / 01:20:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1320
    Sort Number:
    G 1320
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Norfolk
  • Stills

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

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