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  • Short Summary

    Mrs Dent and Mrs Clark, lifeboat heroines, pose for the camera.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Hero - and heroines of the sea. R. N. Lifeboat Institution confers bronze medal for conspicuous gallantry at Newbiggin on Coxswain W. Robinson. Mrs Dent and Mrs Clark received thanks of the institution on behalf of 25 brave women who launched the lifeboat in heavy sea."

    London

    M/S of two women who stand and pose for the camera. They wear floral dresses and look rather look severe.

    Note: they could be two awful aunts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    684.09
    Media URN:
    33024
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:28:00 / 01:14:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1402

Comments (1)

  1. EllieMoffat says

    I was doing some general research for work purposes and came across the above film clip. I would like to complain about the sexist comments included at the end of the description. There is absolutely no need for such remarks and so I hope to see them removed in future.

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