Footage of the crew saved at Clacton in Essex and of the rough sea that caused the accident.
Item title reads - Saved from the deep. 6 lifeboats - erroneously called to rescue 'big stranded liner' discover and save crew of 57 ton ketch. Clacton, Essex.
Three of the crew come out of a building followed by two others. M/S as they stand in a line and the camera pans across them. C/Us of the crew. Various shots of four of them. M/S as one of them goes back into the building. M/S of the sea crashing up against the front. Various good shots of the rough sea. M/S of the crew again, the camera pans across them.