• Short Summary

    New lifeboat is presented to the people of Peterhead, Grampian, Scotland.

  • Description

    Peterhead, Grampian, Scotland.

    Full titles read: "DUKE OF ATHOLL - on behalf of United Grand Lodge of Freemasons of England - presents new Motor Lifeboat donated by British Freemasons to R.N.L.I."

    L/S's of Freemasons in traditional costume. One member who walks at the front of the procession is holding a sword. Nice L/S of crowds lining the sea front as the new lifeboat is pulled along the coastal path. The boat, the George Pickard, is pulled along by horses.

    M/S of large man with moustache making speech (possibly a Freemason making presentation to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution). L/S of the boat being launched down thaw ramp into the sea. L/S of somebody being pulled on board the boat from the sea by its crew members (actually a different boat - the Duke of Connaught).

    Note: Related to Film ID 2336.30

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    280.19
    Media URN:
    23204
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1922
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:24:00 / 01:38:25:00
    Canister:
    G 907

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