Item ITN/5/1/61 - Princess Alexandra names lifeboat

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Princess Alexandra names lifeboat


  • 23 February 1984 (Creation)

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Cowes. Alexandra names life-boat. Flanked by members of the Stornoway contingent - including a Piper - Princess Alexandra at today's naming ceremony of the Stornoway life-boat "Sir Max Aitken II" at The Prospect, Cowes. This is the second life-boat to be funded by the Beaverbrook [?] of which Sir Max is Chairman. The vessel is due to sail to Stornoway tonight

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