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A LIFE BOAT DISASTER.

London, November 14. A brig, enteriug the river Tees, struck a sandbank, and lifeboats were proceeding to the stranded vessel to bring the crew ashore when one capsized, and eight men were drowned m full view of the crowd of spectators assembled on the shore. A woman m the crowd dropped dead from excitement. The brig's crew were subsequently safely landed.

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A LIFE BOAT DISASTER., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1998, 16 November 1888

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A LIFE BOAT DISASTER. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1998, 16 November 1888

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