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  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Welsh Harp. First Water Glider in the World! British of course, piloted by Mr Lowe Wylde ... makes highly successful first trip."

    The Welsh Harp, Hendon, London.

    Shots of a glider flying boat being towed across the water by a small motor boat.

    CU Mr Lowe-Wylde has a quick chat with the driver of the boat about how fast to start towing. He puts on his flying helmet and climbs into the cockpit of his glider plane.

    Good shots of the glider being towed at speed over the Lake. It rises up into the air and flies off over head.

    The plane comes back down for a very gentle landing on the water.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12877
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    877.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:32:00 / 01:25:01:00
    Canister:
    31/99
    Sort Number:
    31/099
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  • Stills

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

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