Video entitled ‘The Women of Mumbles Head: Jessie Ace, Margaret Wright née Ace’, regarding the daughters of the Mumbles Lighthouse keeper, Abraham Ace, who were instrumental in saving the crew of the German barque Admiral Prince Adelbert which ran aground on Mumbles Head, 27 Jan. 1883, by wading into the surf to rescue members of the lifeboat crew when it got into difficulties. Includes a poem written about the incident, and details of the blue plaque to honour the sisters at Mumbles Head, placed in 2016. Narrated by ‘RCH’, produced and filmed by Peter Hall. Length 00:05:31.

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      GB 216 D/D Z 717/94
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      1 CD-ROM containing video file in MP4 format, 167 MB