• Short Summary

    Crew demonstrates a new human-powered turntable slipway for launching lifeboats quickly

  • Description

    ENGLAND: East Anglia: Suffolk: Aldeburgh:
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    ALDEBURGH - SUFFOLK Good shots of lifeboat trying out new turntable slipway to be able to pull lifeboat back quickly into position for new call. Good shot of boat sliding down slipway watch by huge crowd

    LIFEBOATMEN & LIFEBOATS. Aldeburgh lifeboat tries out new turntable slipway. Getting boat back into position for new call. Finally boat seen sliding down slipway into sea

    Ships and Boats; Safety Devices

    boat, boats, rescue, launch, sailor, sailors, invention, inventions
    Background: Crew demonstrates a new human-powered turntable slipway for launching lifeboats quickly

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6M4L6UQ71EBUWVR5GY2KZQ43Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA6M4L6UQ71EBUWVR5GY2KZQ43Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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