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  • Short Summary

    A new lifeboat is launched in Tees mouth, and British boats help French celebrate centenary.

  • Description

    Item title reads - For those in peril on the sea. Latest type motor lifeboat launched. Tees mouth, Cleveland / Cumbria.

    M/S of the crew stood on the lifeboat, M/S as it slides down a ramp into the water and sails off, people watch from other boats moored at the side. L/S of the lifeboat.

    Intertitle - 'at Boulogne, British lifeboats join in French Centenary celebrations.' L/S as lifeboats sail near the harbour in a line. M/S of one of them, the camera follows it as it sails along with the French flag on the back. Various shots of more boats.

    Intertitle - 'J. B. Pollet - 47 times rewarded for bravery at sea!' M/S of Mr Pollet stood on land, the camera pans down to 5 rows of medals on his chest.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    412.13
    Media URN:
    19645
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:31:00 / 01:24:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1207

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