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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southend. Wot, No Engine!".

    Southend, Essex. Man-Powered flight attempted, Adrian Drescher and Adrian Reynolds are members of the team.

    Three men carrying fuselage of the glider out into field. LV Pan, two men carrying the centre section of the wings. CU Man working on fuselage. LV As the centre wing section is put onto the fuselage. LV End section of wing being carried out. CU As end wing section is joined. GV Wing section being assembled. GV Tracking shot, an earlier attempt to take off in a man-powered plane. The plane gets off the ground a couple of times but can't stay up.

    LV Two men seated in the flying position in the glider. CU The two men pedalling. SV Rudder being operated. LV Pan along the wing of the glider.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54097
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1745.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:16:00 / 01:14:29:00
    Canister:
    64/3
    Sort Number:
    64/003
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    southend pier
  • Stills

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

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