Publisher: Mereo (October 22, 2013)
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at the tenth February 1871 a hurricane of deadly severity swept into the calm coastal port of Bridlington Bay. With it rode dozens of helpless ships and it fell to neighborhood lifeboat crews to courageous the implacable sea in makes an attempt to avoid wasting the floundering crews. a lot of these heroic souls by no means lower back to shore. In his specific exam of the occasions of the good Gale of 1871, Richard M. Jones exhibits the horror of the catastrophe along the selfless heroism of these rescuers. one of the person tales of the typhoon is that of the Harbinger lifeboat and its crews’ final sacrifice for his or her fellow sailors. the good Gale of 1871 offers the occasions and the legacy of that fateful day.