The Captain and crew of the "Adolf Venner" are saved by being winched across to land.
Item title reads - In the Nick of Time! After night of terror - lashed to rigging - Captain and crew of German barque "Adolf Venner" all saved by the rocket apparatus. Near the Lizard, Cornwall.
M/S of the ship, men pull in a rope and winch the sailors across on a pulley as water pours over the ship. M/S of the crew afterwards, one is poured a drink.