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    Item title reads - 5,000 mile flight. Fleet of 3 giant Southampton flying boats leave for Basra, where they will be stationed for two years. Cattewater, Plymouth. Devon.

    M/S as one of the flying boats is wheeled out of hangar, various shots as it is taken to the water and wheeled in. M/S as the propellors are started up. M/S as it taxis across the water, a man waves from the front. M/S of two of them in the air, one flies overhead. M/S as they fly over a fortress.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35676
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    780.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:18:00 / 01:50:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1586
    Sort Number:
    G 1586
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Iraq Devon - Plymouth Untitled Workspace
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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