Salcombe and Hope Cove Lifeboat Stations

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Lift your spirits with this story of courage and determination in the face of adversity. You'll be gripped by these tales of lifeboat rescues and you'll meet some real local characters, like Eddie Distin, who narrowly survived the Salcombe Lifeboat Disaster and went on to lead the Salcombe crew for 29 years.

About the author: Roger Barrett is the curator of both Salcombe Lifeboat Museum and Salcombe Maritime Museum and a former Station Manager at the Prawle Point National Coastwatch Station. He has written a number of books about the history of Salcombe and the South Hams coast including The Salcombe Lifeboat Disaster 27 October 1916, published by Salcombe RNLI.

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