• Short Summary

    The Cullercoats lifeboat tragedy off the on Tyneside.

  • Description

    Cullercoats on Tyneside.

    Full titles read: "LIFEBOAT DISASTER"

    L/S's of the waves crashing against the Cullercoats beach. The lifeboat involved in the tragedy lies near the rocks in which took six lives during a training exercise. M/S of survivor Andrew Tweedy in hospital bed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1007.45
    Media URN:
    19260
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:08:00 / 01:44:36:00
    Canister:
    39/34

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