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  • Short Summary

    Mr Sperry lands his aeroplane on the ship Mauretania. Southampton.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A real flying visit! - Mr Sperry arrives in the Mauretania, with his own aeroplane. Southampton, Hampshire.

    M/S of Mr Sperry stood by his aeroplane which is on the deck of the Mauretania, he touches the propellor and walks off. M/S as the aeroplane moves forward. L/S of the propellor being spun round. Various shots of the aeroplane from the top and front. M/S as lots of men manoeuvre it into position, the camera pans up to the lifeboats on the ship. M/S as he turns the propellor again, he has a few attempts but cannot get it going.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    322.10
    Media URN:
    24076
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:23:00 / 01:16:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1031

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