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    ENGLAND: EX-LIFEBOAT MAKES DOUBLE ATLANTIC TRIP. First small vessel to cross Atlantic both ways come home to "port" Tower Bridge, London, England SV Lifeboat 'ARIES' under Tower Bridge.



    ENGLAND: EX-LIFEBOAT MAKES DOUBLE ATLANTIC TRIP. Kingston-on-Thames:- First small vessel (Former Padstow Lifeboat 'ARIES') to cross Channel both ways comes to home "port" Houses of Parliament, London, England GV Houses of Parliament from Lifeboat.



    SV Lifeboat 'ARIES' with Houses of Parliament in b-g.



    SCU Over side of boat.



    ENGLAND: EX-LIFEBOAT MAKES DOUBLE ATLANTIC TRIP. Kingston-on-Thames:-First small vessel to cross Atlantic 'ARIES' both ways comes to home "port" Kingston-on-Thames, London, England SV Lifeboat under bridge pan onto crowd. SV Lifeboat stops at quayside, Kingston-on-Thames. SV Crew, Cecil Harcourt-Smith, receiving congratulations. SV Crowd. SV Harcourt-Smith & crew receiving congratulations. SCU David Foden, youngest member of crew with his Mother. SCU Crew posing, Harcourt-Smith, Commander Tom Hight, Sub.Lieut. Edwin Skelton.



    Ships and Boats; Great Britain




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    Kingston-on-Thames

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7F04QZIYXFH9HBF3XHPDNV3E7
    Media URN:
    VLVA7F04QZIYXFH9HBF3XHPDNV3E7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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