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  • Description

    Title reads: "He pioneered jet engines".

    Bristol, Avon.

    Frank Whittle lays foundation stone. Panning shot Vulcan bomber landing showing the latest jet engines slung underneath fuselage.

    Panning shot jet engine inventor Sir Frank Whittle walking into the exhibition celebrating 25 years of jets. C/U one of the modern jet engines. C/U Sir Frank Whittle talking to an official while standing alongside a jet engine. C/U first jet engine, pan to one of modern design.

    M/S crowd outside waiting to see Sir Frank Whittle lay foundation stone to Bristol-Siddeley's new technical and administrative building. Various shots Sir Frank Whittle laying the foundation stone. C/U inscription on foundation stone.

    L/S crew getting into Vulcan bomber. Various shots Vulcan bomber taking off.

    Note: newspaper cutting and press release on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53315
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1717.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:37:00 / 01:31:42:00
    Canister:
    62/31
    Sort Number:
    62/031
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  • Stills

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

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