New liner - Duchess of Atholl. 1928 - 1929?
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New passenger liner 'Duchess of Atholl' undergoes lifeboat tests; c. 1928-9. Some good shots looking down from deck at lifeboat being lowered. Also various shots from below looking up at line of lifeboats hanging...
German flood scenes - lots of rushing water and food being handed out.
When a climber falls down a mountain a rescue squad spring into action to bring him down to safety.
A man is rescued from a cliff by ambulance men using a new kind of telescopic tripod crane.
Alsatian dogs are being trained to rescue people in the snows of the Swiss Alps.
Versatile rafts are made at Tyneside.
New cliff rescue equipment is tested at Beachy Head in Sussex.
Air Sea Rescue boats on Thames in 1939.
Men of the Air Sea Rescue service commemorate their colleagues.