Photograph: Crossing the line ceremony,"once drowned"

Were, Phillippa (b.1948)
Production date
30 May 1970
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Colour photograph of a crossing of the line ceremony, ' caption handwritten on verso "once drowned". Showing Captain Earl and passenger wet beside pool, crowd of passengers watching ceremony which takes place when a ship or vessel and commemorates a passenger's first crossing of the Equator.

Taken when Phillippa (Pip) Were was travelling on cruise ship SS NORTHERN STAR (1961), 30 May 1970.
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Phillippa Were
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Were, Phillippa (b.1948): Photographer
Colour Print: 0 - Whole
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2D objects (HxW): H 90 W 123mm: 0 - Whole
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