PHOTOGRAPH: Handing over ceremony of a new fireboat Firebrace at the Festival Pier on the Thames. The Firebrace had been built for the London Fire Brigade. Ceremony performed by Mrs Rosemary Bazett, daughter of Commander Sir Aylmer Firebrace, after whom the boat was named. Photograph shows view of wheelhouse and lifebelt with Mrs. R. Bazett and a gentleman aboard.
NOTE: no. 376810.
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