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Grace Horsley Darling.
|Repro ID: PU3521|
|Description: Grace Darling was born in 1815 and achieved great fame for the rescue she made with her father, keeper of the Longstone lighthouse, when the 'Forfarshire', a paddle-steamer bound from Hull to Dundee, was wrecked on the Farne Islands on 7 September 1838. Grace became the archetypal Victorian heroine in the aftermath of her daring rescue.|
|Creator: Rogerson & Tuxford|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London||