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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material. 1951?

    Lord Mayor Denys Lowson departs from Heathrow Airport, London, for Australia - first leg of Round World Goodwill Trip.

    Various shots Lord Mayor, Lady Mayoress and children walking towards Lockheed L-749 Constellation plane (Qantas Empire Airways). MS photographers pans to Lowson family posing. CU Sir Denys Lowson, pans to family. MS Lady Lowson kissing children goodbye. LS passengers boarding plane. CU Lady Lowson. LS photographers. LS relatives waving. LS Lowsons boarding plane. MS children waving. LS Lady Lowson waving from doorway of plane. LS Qantas Empire Airways officials pushing gangway from plane, pan to QEA plane. LS Constellation aircraft of QEA starting up. LS pane taxiing. CU woman with 16 mm camera. MS Lowson children with guardian leaving. MS Lowsons receiving documents from airline officials, including QEA travel bag.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:15:00 / 01:26:50:00
    UN 2385 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2385 B
  • Appears in...

    Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The plane they're on is a Lockheed L-749 Constellation, Reg. No. VH-EAB, named "Lawrence Hargrave", operated by Qantas Empire Airways.

    "MS Lowson children with guardian leaving" - they walk past another Lockheed L-749 Constellation, Reg. No. VT-DAR.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks very much.

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