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  • Short Summary

    Crowds gather to drag lifeboat through streets to raise money for charity.

  • Description

    Cullercoats, Tyne and Wear.

    Title reads: "Five wives and Holiday Crowds all help to drag lifeboat through the town and gather record collection".

    High angled shot of crowd following band of pipers down street. L/S of quayside, a crowd pulls two ropes attached to lifeboat on trailer. They pull it up a hill away from the beach. M/S of the boar. M/S of a group of women in headscarves, they hold out collecting boxes in shape of lifeboat. L/S of a large crowd on wide, sandy beach. The crowd pushes the lifeboat into the sea. M/S of the sailing boat, flying R.N.L.I flag, being rowed out to sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    542.10
    Media URN:
    26027
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:03:00 / 01:22:31:00
    Canister:
    G 1318

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