• Short Summary

    100 years later, Grace Darling (Victorian heroine) is remembered for her rescue of the 13 survivors of the SS Forfarshire, which had foundered on the rocks near the Longstone Lighthouse on the Farne Islands, where her father lived and worked

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Heroine of English Sea History

    ENGLAND: Northumberland: Bamburgh Church:
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    Video of the Centenary of Grace Darling including verbal history of Darling and footage of boat, memorial and sea



    DARLING, Grace Centenary & Tomb at Bamburgh Church


    LIFEBOATMEN & LIFEBOATS Lifeboat at sea in Grace Darling Centenary.


    LIGHTHOUSES Longstone Lighthouse near Newcastle - Shots at Garce Darling Centenary


    Celebrations - Anniversaries; Personalities - Miscellaneous

    shipwrecked, paddlesteamer, brigantine, ship, sailing, sail, broken, paddlebox
    Background: 100 years later, Grace Darling (Victorian heroine) is remembered for her rescue of the 13 survivors of the SS Forfarshire, which had foundered on the rocks near the Longstone Lighthouse on the Farne Islands, where her father lived and worked

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3T455L5LCQ4C3O1I03VFI5DIE
    Media URN:
    VLVA3T455L5LCQ4C3O1I03VFI5DIE
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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