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  • Short Summary

    Early film of planes, cars and fashionable ladies.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Location of events unclear / unknown.

    Various shots of very early planes. Farmans, REP's and Lathams monoplane are seen in flight, on ground, taking off and being towed by early motor cars across aerodrome. A very early open motor car passes Wright Brothers plane as it is manpowered across aerodrome.

    Various shots of fashionable ladies of the 1900s on a day out, good shots as they chat to each other. Various shots as more meet up and chat. Various shots of the Gordon Bennett road race in 1911.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathe
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:48:00 / 01:58:09:00
    UN 1428 C

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    "Various shots of the Gordon Bennett road race in 1911" - No, it's the 1903 Gordon Bennett Trophy race in Ireland (identifiable by the spectator bridge/grandstand at Athy, County Kildare).

    02:53 - René de Knyff on a Panhard.

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