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    GLIDING

    Great Hucklow, Derbyshire.

    Close up shot of sign "R.A.F. Gliding Club". Close up shot of sign "Cambridge University Gliding Club". Close up shot of sign "Eon Aircraft". Various shots of the men getting their gliders ready for flight during weekend gliders rally at Great Hucklow. Long shot of a man pulling glider fuselage. Man fixing wings. Car towing glider. Man carrying wing. Close up shot of a boy polishing glider. Man polishing glider. Gliders in field. Man getting into cockpit. Man at nose of glider. Man climbing into cockpit. Wind indicator. Man signalling. Man at winch receiving signal. Winch operator. Long shot of the first takeoff. Close up shot of girl timekeeper. Close up shot of man at indicator board. Various shots of the gliders taking off, crowd watching. Various shots of gliders in flight.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34325
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1269.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:11:00 / 01:54:45:00
    Canister:
    NP 267
    Sort Number:
    NP 267
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Vintage gliders Cambdishire Avaition Derbyshire
  • Stills

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

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