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Henry Hood coxswain (1)

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Henry Chilton Hood followed his father, William, and his brother, Robert, by becoming coxswain of the Seaton Carew lifeboats in August 1867. He remained in this role for thirty-one years until his retirement in 1898. He died in 1913 aged 80.

Donor : Douglas Ferriday

Part of the "Hartlepool Library Service" collection


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