Grace Darling or, The heroine of the Fern Islands : a tale by George W. M. Reynolds

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Published by G. Henderson... in London .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

With added title page, engraved.

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Statementby G.M.W. Reynolds....
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18162324M

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She lived 4/5. InThomasina, Grace Darling’s sister, published a book called Grace Darling: Her True Story, which aimed to describe the real Grace without any of the exaggeration. It didn’t sell very many copies as the public wanted to believe that Grace.

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Grace Horsley Darling was born on 24 November in her grandfather’s cottage in Bamburgh, Northumberland. She was the seventh child of nine and the daughter of William and Thomasin Darling. William Darling was a lighthouse keeper and Grace grew up on the Farne Islands, first at Brownsman Island and, later, Longstone Rock.

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Grace Darling, British heroine who became famous for her participation in the rescue of shipwreck survivors. The daughter of a lighthouse keeper, Darling grew up on Longstone in the Farne Islands.

Intensely shy and private, she become the focus of national attention after the steamship Forfarshire. This is the true story of Grace Darling - a girl who became a famous heroine on that stormy night.

An Oxford Bookworms Library reader for learners of English. © Oxford University Press (P) Oxford University Press. The cries of the sufferers on the remaining part of the wreck were heard during the night.

Grace Darling. Grace Horsley Darling (24 November - 20 October ) was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter, famed for participating in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in The paddlesteamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of Northumberland in northeast England; nine members of her crew were saved.

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Enjoy the best Grace Darling Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Grace Darling, English Celebrity, Born Novem Share with your : Grace Darling’s role in the rescue became a sensation. The story spread from the local press to the national and one article, in the magisterial Times, asked “Is there in the whole field of history, or of fiction even, one instance of female heroism to compare for one moment with this?” A subscription was set up on her behalf – the recently-succeeded Queen Victoria donated £20 –.

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[Tim Vicary; David Frankland] -- All they could hear was the wind, and the waves crashing on to the rocks. All they could see was the night. They could not see the ship, broken in two. They could not see the people holding on to the.

Get this from a library. Grace Darling. [Tim Vicary; David Frankland] -- A narrative account of Grace Darling and her father's rescue of people from the wreck of the SS "Forfarshire." Includes reading activities.

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Get this from a library. Grace Darling. [Clare Chandler; Barbara Loftus] -- Tells the story of the lighthouse keeper's daughter in Northumberland, England, who helped her father in a daring rescue of nine survivors from the wreck of the Forfarshire and became a national.

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Responded Thank you for your review, and for your /5(). Grace Darling. AKA Grace Horsley Darling. Rescuer of wreck Forfarshire. Birthplace: Bamburgh, Northumberland, England Location of death: Bamburgh, Northumberland, England Ca. British heroine, born at Bamburgh, Northumberland, on the 24th of November Her father, William Darling, was the keeper of the Longstone (Fame Islands) lighthouse.

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