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  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEW LIGHT PLANE - Demonstrated at Gravesend."

    Gravesend, Kent.

    A man starts propellor and enters the new light plane for its demonstration to public. A De Schelde Scheldemusch biplane takes off. Various shots of the plane in flight. At one point the plane twists and crashes. Crowd runs towards the plane. Men lifting the pilot out of the plane. Mechanics wheeling the wrecked plane into hangar.

    Note: The crash occurred on the 5 March 1937.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1937
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    13439
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    913.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:54:00 / 01:34:52:00
    Canister:
    37/19
    Sort Number:
    37/019
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    WorkSpaces
    Vehicles
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The crash occurred on the 5 March 1937.

    The plane involved was a De Schelde Scheldemusch biplane, Reg. No. PH-AMA.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks!

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