The Lifeboat Service in England: The North West and Isle of by Nicholas Leach

By Nicholas Leach

The Royal nationwide Lifeboat establishment used to be validated in 1824 and has a protracted and proud culture of saving lifestyles at sea. this present day, the volunteer lifeboat crews at the coasts of Lancashire, Cumbria and the Isle of guy function high-tech, state of the art lifeboats for the aim of saving lives at sea.

The RNLI at the moment operates twenty-four lifeboat stations round the North West and Isle of guy. This entire ebook has info of each one, with information regarding their histories and the present operations. it is also information of outdated stations which were closed, and comprises descriptions of a few of the dramatic, brave and bold rescues undertaken via the lifeboat crews from the region.

Author Nicholas Leach has accumulated a wealth of data concerning the lifeboats and lifeboat stations of the North West and Isle of guy, previous and current, traveling each one to supply an entire and up to date list of life-saving within the Irish Sea and rancid the north-west coast of England.

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