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R.N.L.I. lifeboat Francis Whitbourn (1)

What we know about this image :

The RNLI Seaton lifeboat Francis Whitbourn being hauled towards the beach for a practice launch in 1908. She was donated by Robert Lodge and had cost £802. She was in use from January 1908 until April 1922 when the lifeboat station at Seaton ceased to be. In this time she was instrumental in saving 21 lives.

HHT&N 547

Date (of image) : 1908

Donor : Maureen Anderson


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