Photograph of a rescue operation in the River Mersey



Silver gelatin print by Keith Pearson Lewis, dated 11 September 1959. Image shows the lifeboat deployed from the Mersey ferry Thurstaston. A man stands in the boat while the captain (?) leans over the stern and passengers watch from the top deck. Involved in rescuing man who was drowning (?) in the river. See also D/KPL/D/26-27.