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Lifeboats built by the Thames Ironworks.
|Lifeboats built by the Thames Ironworks.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H2673|
|Description: Lifeboats were designed to be launched from shore in any weather and through heavy seas. Most of the lifeboats built at the Thames Ironworks had sails, although a few motor launches were also constructed.|
|Creator: 'Thames Ironworks Gazette'|
|Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection.|