• Short Summary

    Jimmy James flies a little 300 lb aeroplane which he can keep in his back yard.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Aeroplanes for everybody soon, Mr Jimmy James flies novel baby machine, it weighs 300 lbs has 5 h.p. engine, costs £200 and can be garaged in the back yard. Chertsey, Surrey.

    M/S as the ANEC1 aeroplane is wheeled out of the shed and onto the airfield, Jimmy turns it round in a circle and pushes it along. M/S as he climbs in and another man shuts the hatch. L/S of it flying and coming into land.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    316.02
    Media URN:
    23969
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1923
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:52:00 / 01:01:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1014

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The aircraft shown is an ANEC1, Reg. No. G-EBHR, built by the Air Navigation and Engineering Company Ltd in Surrey.

    Only 2 were ever built - the example seen here was the first.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thank you!

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