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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Record flight from Australia. Mr. HL Brook gives interview at Croydon".

    Croydon Aerodrome, Greater London.

    39 year old accountant, Mr. Brook flies from Australia to England in 7 days, 19 hours.

    M/S of Brook shaking hands with another man. They stand in front of his aeroplane. M/S of Brook standing in front of plane with men on either side. He talks to camera about his record breaking flight.

    Various shots of aeroplane. Various C/Us of badges painted onto plane (e.g. Australian Aero Club).

    Harrogate, Yorkshire.

    Various shots of cheering crowds on airfield. L/S of Brook's plane landing. Crowds swarm around the plane as Brook gets out of the cockpit and waves. Various shots of Brook shaking hands with mayor of Harrogate, Mr RC Hamilton and the pilot's father, Mr. JW Brook. C/U of Brook.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    9665
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    821.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:52:00 / 01:42:33:00
    Canister:
    35/27
    Sort Number:
    35/027
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Great Air Race Yorkshire Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
  • Stills

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

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