Three masted schooner runs aground off the coast of the Isle of White, Hampshire.
Isle of White, Hampshire.
Full titles read: "DRAMA OF THE SEA WITH A "HAPPY ENDING" - Three - masted schooner 'Lady Quirk' - driven ashore by gale on dreaded Bembridge Ledge - refloated safely on next tide."
L/S's of old fashioned sailing ship (schooner) at sea. A couple of small life rafts row alongside.
Intertitle reads: "DOUGLAS COLLINS... - 15 year-old apprentice... was making his first trips to sea !"
M/S of Collins in heavy coat and woolly hat posing for the camera against the backdrop of the open sea.