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Who invented the first lifeboat?

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March 15, 2011 12:19AM

My Great X 3 Uncle William Wouldhave, see the monument built for him in

South Shields England. It was his and Henry Greathead who developed the

boat in a contest. Launched in 1790, was in service for 40 years.

John Chapman

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