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    Girl life savers at Brighton beach, Sussex.

    M/S 6 female life savers carrying equipment down to seashore. C/U woman life saver. M/S girl having harness with float over shoulders by life saver. M/S girl life savers and male life guard running into water, one girl wears float. M/S girls holding lines above their heads which is attached to girl in sea.

    C/U cable unwinding attached to girl with float. M/S two girls unwinding cable. M/S girl being pulled ashore with cable. C/U girl watching. Camera follows girls as they bring man from sea who is pretending to be drowned, they lay him on seashore. C/U girl watching. M/S girls with man on sand laying outstretched. C/U instructor who appears to be giving girls instructions on artificial respiration. M/S girls rubbing sides of "drowned" man's arms and legs.

    Note: newspaper cutting about life saver girls on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44069
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1335.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:15:00 / 01:03:12:00
    Canister:
    NP 511
    Sort Number:
    NP 511
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    East Sussex - Brighton Brighton Beaches MuseumLab
  • Stills

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

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