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  • Short Summary

    Northumbrian lifeboat men receive an honour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berwick. Heroes of the North Sea. Holy Island Lifeboat Station celebrates its centenary of service and receives the Prince of Wales' Vellum Lifeboat men's highest honour."

    Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland.

    Pan along a row of lifeboat men wearing lifejackets. They are standing with their colleagues outside the lifeboat station. One of the land crew is holding a framed document presumably the "Prince of Wales' Vellum" award.

    Quick shot of the award being made.

    Pan from crowd gathered on beach to lifeboat station.

    A vicar blesses the boat before we see it go down the slipway.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    713.14
    Media URN:
    6280
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:48:00 / 01:22:33:00
    Canister:
    30/5

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