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  • Short Summary

    Girl power - the women of Bulmer help launch the new life boat!

  • Description

    Northumberland.

    Title: "Spirit of Grace Darling. The women of Boulmer who helped to launch the local lifeboat, - it was necessary to drag the vessel overland for a mile & a quarter".

    M/S of two teams of women pulling ropes attached to the new lifeboat, they drag the vessel out of the lifeboat house. M/S of a group of women standing in front the lifeboat, they all giggle and nudge each other, the lifeboat has the name - Arthur R. Dawes - painted on the side. Panning C/U of the women, they range in age from teenagers to the over sixties.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    448.34
    Media URN:
    25505
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:06:00 / 01:58:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1264

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