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This is the lifeboat float for a carnival or special event standing in Bank Square, St Just in Penwith. Boat 93 is being drawn by one beautifully groomed shire horse with a driver standing on the shafts, 4 crew and a young sailor. The Royal Standard is at the stern, the Union Flag at the front. A notice declares ‘Liverpool across the Atlantic’. Bystanders are neatly dressed.

A Carnival Float In Banks Square, St Just

Record Number: PEZPH : 1990.1121
Identification
Full name: Black And White Photograph
Brief description: This is the lifeboat float for a carnival or special event standing in Bank Square, St Just in Penwith. Boat 93 is being drawn by one beautifully groomed shire horse with a driver standing on the shafts, 4 crew and a young sailor. The Royal Standard is at the stern, the Union Flag at the front. A notice declares ‘Liverpool across the Atlantic’. Bystanders are neatly dressed.
Production
Person: Trembath, Hetty and Emily
Date: 1939-1953
Place: St Just in Penwith
Copyright
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