Slide set: Heroes of the Goodwin Sands (lecture: maker unknown, 35 slides, in/after 1892)

Slide 1
The Goodwin Sands
Slide 2
The Downs
Slide 3
Dangerous for the Lifeboat
Slide 4
A Wreck on the Sands
Slide 5
Moonlight on the Kent Coast
Slide 6
Deal Boat Men on the Look out
Slide 7
A Lugger
Slide 8
Ramsgate Harbour
Slide 9
The Walmer Lifeboat
Slide 10
Launched into a terrible sea
Slide 11
The Wreck of the Thistle
Slide 12
Ramsgate Tug and Lifeboat steaming out
Slide 13
A man was then sighted
Slide 14
Wrecked Vessel
Slide 15
The 'Ganges' drifting
Slide 16
Off to assist the Ganges
Slide 17
Burning Blue Lights
Slide 18
Throwing the Life Line
Slide 19
Landing the Shipwrecked Crew
Slide 20
Lifeboat going to the 'Edina'
Slide 21
Ramsgate Harbour
Slide 22
Towing out the Lifeboat
Slide 23
Wreck of the 'Frederik Carl'
Slide 24
Throwing the Leaded Cane
Slide 25
A Hero of the Life Boat
Slide 26
Coastguard Watching the Sands
Slide 27
On to the rescue
Slide 28
The Breeches Buoy
Slide 29
The 'Aid' waiting outside the Surf
Slide 30
The Life Boats at the Wreck
Slide 31
Vessel After Vessel Came Ashore
Slide 32
A Monstrous Sea
Slide 33
The Captain's Wife and Child
Slide 34
A Rocket was Fired
Slide 35
Wreck of the 'Sorrento'
Number of slides35
Manufacturermaker unknown
Main type of imagephotograph 
Usage of setlecture 
Date of first manufactureunknown  (earliest possible 1892)
Source of slide imagesThomas Stanley Treanor, Heroes of the Goodwin Sands (London: Religious Tract Society, 1892)
Reading or song Heroes of the Goodwin Sands (n.d.)
Related slide setsee generic title Heroes of the Goodwin Sands (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)
NotesMany of the slides have handwritten titles, including page references to the book of the same title by the Reverend T.S. Treanor. 
Collections35 slides in Kirklees Museums and Galleries
Subject keywordsRamsgate, Kent, England
Deal, Kent, England
heroism – lifeboat rescue
transport – maritime
Lucerna ID no. 3004214Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 24 December 2012


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