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Hospital Ship Rohilla AKA Rescue Of Survivors From Wreck (1914)

Shipwreck - location unknown. Lifeboat crews rescue survivors of the wrecked hospital ship Rohilla. Exciting footage. Small crowd on shore looking toward wre...

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The Rohilla Rescue

October 1914: The HMHS Rohilla, a naval hospital ship travelling to Dunkirk to rescue wounded soldiers struck rocks at Whitby. For three days, the brave lifeboat crews and selfless community...

IRFCA - Delhi Sarai Rohilla - Jaipur AC Premium Special ( Diwali Special )

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Siddharth Rohilla - Rylynn(Andy Mckee) #LowdenYoungGuitarist

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Sarai Rohilla Railway Station

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IRFCA - 12985/ Jaipur - Delhi Sarai Rohilla AC Double Decker Express With TKD WDP-4B Prateek !!!

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IRFCA - Jaipur Delhi Sarai Rohilla AC Double Decker Express

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BBC News

BBC News
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:01:11 -0700

It was a sea disaster which one survivor claimed was worse than the sinking of the Titanic. Yet the story of the SS Rohilla, which ran aground just a mile from Whitby 100 years ago with the loss of 85 lives, is largely untold. "It was a tremendous ...
The Press, York
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0700

THE CENTENARY of a dramatic sea rescue off the Yorkshire coast will be commemorated this weekend. The Rohilla - a First World War hospital ship heading to Dunkirk - ran aground 100 years ago today in bad weather conditions a quarter of a mile off ...

Whitby Today

Whitby Today
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:37:30 -0700

They will play a crucial part in remembering the Rohilla which sank off the coast of Whitby on the night of October 30, 1914. The hospital ship, carrying 229 people, had set sail from Scotland for Belgium to pick up wounded soldiers from the war zone.

Craven Herald

Craven Herald
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:30:00 -0700

Earlier this month, one of our history features looked at the sinking of the hospital ship HMHS Rohilla off the coast near Whitby, which resulted in the death of 12 Barnoldswick men. This week, Lesley Tate looks at how the tragedy has been remembered ...
The Northern Echo
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:00:46 -0700

POIGNANT tributes are taking place over the next three days to mark the centenary of one of the most dramatic sea rescues ever to take place off the Yorkshire coast. HMHS Rohilla was a First World War hospital ship which had been heading to Dunkirk to ...

ITV News

ITV News
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:03:45 -0700

12 men from the town were among the 83 people who died when the hospital ship Rohilla ran around in 1914. Dozens more were saved thanks to a rescue effort that lasted three days. Lessons from the disaster off the North Yorkshire coast helped pave the ...

Whitby Today

Whitby Today
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:03:45 -0700

Elizabeth's last weekend in Whitby will see her involved in the centenary commemoration of the sinking of HMHS Rohilla and also providing the transport to a goth wedding. But, what next for the steam bus and her owners? Elizabeth is currently up for ...


Sun, 26 Oct 2014 01:07:22 -0700

James was the second cox on the lifeboat Henry Vernon responsible for getting the craft to Whitby where the crew of the stricken Rohilla were waiting to meet their fate. It was a dangerous journey through seas James was later to admit were mountainous ...

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