First Man To Glide The Channel 1923

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    Item title reads - First man to glide the Channel, Mr Barbot receives congratulations after his successful flight on a 15 h.p. monoplane. France.

    L/S aerial view of the monoplane on the ground surrounded by people. M/S as Mr Barbot gets in the monoplane and looks round, people take photographs of him. A man spins the propellor on the front and it starts up. L/S as it takes off and glides overhead. M/S of Mr Barbot stood in front of a house shaking hands with well wishers, he is holding a bouquet of flowers. C/U of him smiling.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23703
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    304.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:11:00 / 01:35:11:00
    Canister:
    G 980
    Sort Number:
    G 0980
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