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Jeannot at Millook in 1919

Posted on May 14, 2014 by in Wrecks | 0 comments

This dramatic picture shows the rescue of the crew of the French sloop Jeannot, which was driven ashore in a gale at Millook on 24th June 1919. The crew were taken off by breeches buoy, sent over from the shore by the rocket apparatus.

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