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  • Short Summary

    The latest lifeboat, 'Milburn', is launched at Holy Island in Northumberland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - On the same scene of Grace Darling's heroism and second oldest station in the country. Latest and most up to date lifeboat 'Milburn' launched. Holy Island, Northumberland.

    L/S of the lifeboat station and flag at Holy Island, the camera pans down to the crowd stood at the bottom. M/S of a man smashing a bottle against the side of the lifeboat. M/S as it slides into the sea with its crew onboard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    418.28
    Media URN:
    19770
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:31:00 / 01:43:14:00
    Canister:
    G 1220

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