1920  Artist's impression - Grace Horsley Darling (1815-1842)  and her father rescuing the survivors from the wreck of the steamer 'Forfarshire'. Grace Darling was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter. who with her father William used a rowing boat to rescue 9 survivors (of a total of  62 people) from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838.   The paddle steamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of  Northumberland under conditions that were so bad a lifeboat rescue was difficult to attempt. The 23 year old and her father achieved national fame.She died of tuberculosis in 1842.
RM2BEK3JM1920 Artist's impression - Grace Horsley Darling (1815-1842) and her father rescuing the survivors from the wreck of the steamer 'Forfarshire'. Grace Darling was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter. who with her father William used a rowing boat to rescue 9 survivors (of a total of 62 people) from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838. The paddle steamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of Northumberland under conditions that were so bad a lifeboat rescue was difficult to attempt. The 23 year old and her father achieved national fame.She died of tuberculosis in 1842.
Grace Horsley Darling, Heroine of the Farne Islands, 1815 - 1842
RM2ENJE9GGrace Horsley Darling, Heroine of the Farne Islands, 1815 - 1842
Grace Horsley Darling (1815-1842), daughter of the lighthouse keeper, William Darling, on the Farne Islands, seen here rowing with her father to the sinking steamboat the SS Forfarshire in 1838 -- together with her father she saved 13 people from the wrec
RMG36NPEGrace Horsley Darling (1815-1842), daughter of the lighthouse keeper, William Darling, on the Farne Islands, seen here rowing with her father to the sinking steamboat the SS Forfarshire in 1838 -- together with her father she saved 13 people from the wrec
The Story of Grace Darling From the book ' The true story book ' [Grace Horsley Darling (24 November 1815 – 20 October 1842) was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter. Her participation in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838 brought her national fame. The paddlesteamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of Northumberland in northeast England; nine members of her crew were saved] Edited by ANDREW LANG illustrated by L. BOGLE, LUCIEN DAVIS, H. J. FORD, C. H. M. KERR, and LANCELOT SPEED. Published by Longmans, Green, and Co. London and New York in 1893
RF2ENGYFHThe Story of Grace Darling From the book ' The true story book ' [Grace Horsley Darling (24 November 1815 – 20 October 1842) was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter. Her participation in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838 brought her national fame. The paddlesteamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of Northumberland in northeast England; nine members of her crew were saved] Edited by ANDREW LANG illustrated by L. BOGLE, LUCIEN DAVIS, H. J. FORD, C. H. M. KERR, and LANCELOT SPEED. Published by Longmans, Green, and Co. London and New York in 1893
The Story of Grace Darling From the book ' The true story book ' [Grace Horsley Darling (24 November 1815 – 20 October 1842) was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter. Her participation in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838 brought her national fame. The paddlesteamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of Northumberland in northeast England; nine members of her crew were saved] Edited by ANDREW LANG illustrated by L. BOGLE, LUCIEN DAVIS, H. J. FORD, C. H. M. KERR, and LANCELOT SPEED. Published by Longmans, Green, and Co. London and New York in 1893
RF2F5D4XWThe Story of Grace Darling From the book ' The true story book ' [Grace Horsley Darling (24 November 1815 – 20 October 1842) was an English lighthouse keeper's daughter. Her participation in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838 brought her national fame. The paddlesteamer ran aground on the Farne Islands off the coast of Northumberland in northeast England; nine members of her crew were saved] Edited by ANDREW LANG illustrated by L. BOGLE, LUCIEN DAVIS, H. J. FORD, C. H. M. KERR, and LANCELOT SPEED. Published by Longmans, Green, and Co. London and New York in 1893
The tomb of Grace Darling, St Aidan’s Church, Bamburgh, England.  Grace Horsley Darling, 1815 – 1842.  English lighthouse keeper's daughter who took part in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838.  From English Pictures, published 1890.
RM2AKGTHPThe tomb of Grace Darling, St Aidan’s Church, Bamburgh, England. Grace Horsley Darling, 1815 – 1842. English lighthouse keeper's daughter who took part in the rescue of survivors from the shipwrecked Forfarshire in 1838. From English Pictures, published 1890.
The gravestone of Grace Darling (1815-1842) and her family in Bamburgh churchyard
RMD774FNThe gravestone of Grace Darling (1815-1842) and her family in Bamburgh churchyard
Grace Horsley Darling's (1815-1842) tomb in St Aidan's Churchyard, Bamburgh, Northumberland, England, UK.
RMA356CKGrace Horsley Darling's (1815-1842) tomb in St Aidan's Churchyard, Bamburgh, Northumberland, England, UK.
The RNLB Grace Darling On the Slipway at Seahouses in Northumberland England
RMEYKP7KThe RNLB Grace Darling On the Slipway at Seahouses in Northumberland England
Grace Horsley Darling, Heroine of the Farne Islands, 1815 - 1842
RM2ENJE9KGrace Horsley Darling, Heroine of the Farne Islands, 1815 - 1842
Children at the tomb of Grace Horsley Darling (1815-1842), in St. Aidans churchyard, Bamburgh, Northumberland.  She was the daughter of the Farne Islands lighthouse keeper, William Darling.  She rowed with her father to the sinking steamboat the SS Forfar
RMG36NPGChildren at the tomb of Grace Horsley Darling (1815-1842), in St. Aidans churchyard, Bamburgh, Northumberland. She was the daughter of the Farne Islands lighthouse keeper, William Darling. She rowed with her father to the sinking steamboat the SS Forfar
Darling 1815 1842
RMANHT93Darling 1815 1842