The Giles Lang - Crooklets Beach - 1896 - Framed
Total Price: £40.00 (Including VAT at 20%)
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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.
1896 Giles Lang. St Ives Schooner. 124 tons.
Deliberately beached on Maer Lake (Crooklets Beach) to save the crew. Cargo 207 tons of coal. On passage Porthcawl to Penzance. One rocket was fired, the line fixed, and the crew, though exhausted, safely rescued. The schooner went to pieces with the evening tide. From the full plate glass negative.