Bude Lifeboat Christening - Elizabeth Moore Garden 3rd - 1911 - Framed
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Photo print from the original glass negative produced using Museum quality ink and Photo paper. The oak frame is approx. 340 x 280 mm (13 xc 10.25 inches) it has a hook to hang and a foot to free stand.
The mounted print is approx. 305 x 253mm, with the photo size 220 x 168mm. White with a bevelled edge to the mount.
1911 Fifth Lifeboat . Elizabeth Moore Garden 3rd, 35Long x 810 Wide. Ten oars. Self righter. Rig: one mast. Weight 3 tons 11cwt. Thise photograph shows the dedication ceremony. She was christened with a bottle of Champagne (see the ribbon hanging from the stern) by Mrs Wadden Martyn, wife of the President of the Bude Branch of the RNLI. This was Budes last pulling lifeboat which was withdrawn from service in 1923.
The Crew were:-
Harry Barrett (Supt. Cox) in a lifejacket standing without a hat in the stern. H. Rooke - 2nd Coxn; R. Stapleton - Bowman - B Barrett; G Johnson; S. Rowland; J. Marshall; C. Thorn; J. Abbott; W. Johnson; A. Jewell; H. Darch; G. Sheppard.