1. West Mersea's first Inshore Lifeboat and supporters.
Main group L to R Ernie Vince, boat delivery man, Bert Carter, Harold Cutts, Diggle Haward, Jim ...
Date: 1 July 1963
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2. West Mersea Town Regatta. Watersports. Atlantic 21 Lifeboat in foreground. Committee boat is the barge BEATRICE MAUD.
Date: August 1983
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3. RNLI West Mersea B Class Atlantic 75 lifeboat DIGNITY B-761. She came to the station in 2001.
Date: 17 May 2008
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4. West Mersea's first Inshore Lifeboat - D Class.
Date: September 1965
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5. B class Atlantic 75 lifeboat, B-761 DIGNITY arrives. DIGNITY is named after Dignity Caring Funeral Services, whose employees raised the funds for the ...
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6. West Mersea Lifeboat DIGNITY.
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7. West Mersea Lifeboat - Launching tractor. Causeway and hammerhead in the background.
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8. Tractor and lifeboat inside the new West Mersea station.
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9. No boathouse, so rescue craft is withdrawn. West Mersea council refuses building permission.
Mersea Island's new high-speed lifeboat, which has rescued ...
Date: 12 November 1965
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10. West Mersea Lifeboat B879 JUST GEORGE.
Date: 2 October 2016
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11. Five Minutes to Launch by Tony Purnell. The story of the West Mersea Inshore Lifeboat Station. Front cover.
There is a copy of this book in the Resource ...
Date: August 1979
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12. JUST GEORGE - West Mersea's new lifeboat is named in memory of George Stribling from Weeley, whose bequest covered more than half its cost. The £214,000 ...
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13. West Mersea Lifeboat team at the presentation of cheque for £1,606 from The Basin Oars, in the Willow Lodge.
Date: 25 March 1992
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14. West Mersea Lifeboat exercise with RAF Sea King helicopter. Laid up containership MANCHESTER VANGUARD.
Date: cJanuary 1982
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15. West Mersea Lifeboat exercise with RAF Sea King helicopter in the River Blackwater. In the background are left laid up container ship MANCHESTER VANGUARD and on ...
Date: cJanuary 1982
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16. West Mersea Lifeboat.
L-R Graham Knott, John P. French, Brian M. Jay, RNLI official.
Presented to Graham M. Knott, helmsman of the West Mersea Inshore ...
Date: 31 July 1978
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17. Raymond Baxter centre, outside West Mersea Lifeboat shed.
Date: October 1981
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18. West Mersea Lifeboat, taken after Raymond Baxter had attended a lecture at the Yacht Club concerning a Little Ship Rally organised by Dr. Fellows
L-R: Terence ...
Date: October 1981
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19. West Mersea Lifeboat ALEXANDER DUCKHAM outside the Lifeboat Station on Coast Road. Stonehill House in the background.
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20. West Mersea Lifeboat - school children on the beach.
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21. West Mersea Lifeboat ALEXANDER DUCKHAM, with school children on the beach.
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22. Life-Boatmen do it for anyone.
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23. H.M. Coastguard boat. Laid up ALIAKMON RIVER in the background.
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24. Lifeboat painting by Karen Saxby.
Karen was known for her paintings of local families and organisations. She was born 23 March 1909 and died 31 December ...
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25. West Mersea Lifeboat - presentation of painting by Karen Saxby. To the right of her are Diggle Haward and Richard Taylor.
Karen was known for her ...
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26. West Mersea lifeboat attending the cargo ship PROTOKLITOS on fire in the River Blackwater. The lifeboat is B-541 ELIZABETH BESTWICK on relief duty at Mersea.
Date: 7 February 1983
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27. Atlantic 21 lifeboat B-541 ELIZABETH BESTWICK at West Mersea.
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28. West Mersea lifeboat exercise off Kingsland Beach, with RAF Wessex helicopter XV730 and Clacton Lifeboat RNLB VALENTINE WYNDHAM-QUIN.
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29. Allis Chalmers tractor outside West Mersea Lifeboat Station.
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30. Allis Chalmers tractor outside West Mersea Lifeboat Station.
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