• Short Summary

    Balloon expert Doctor Dolfuse launches hot air balloon from Duke of York's Barracks.

  • Description

    Balloon ascent from Duke of York's Barracks, Chelsea, London.

    C/U gas cylinder. C/U man switching on gas cylinders to fill hot air balloon. C/U man under balloon. C/U RAF airman giving instructions. M/S balloon expert Doctor Dolfuse adjusting sandbags. M/S two Chelsea Pensioners looking on.

    C/U men looking in large basket. C/U gas being pumped into balloon C/U man switching off cylinders. M/S basket being attached to balloon. M/S crowd looking on. C/U balloon. M/S men getting in basket.

    C/U boy looking on. L/S balloon ascending. M/S crowd waving and looking upwards. L/S balloon ascending. C/U boy looking through telescope. M/S girl looking on. L/S balloon ascending and going away. M/S baby in arms pointing. L/S balloon in distance. M/S 2 soldiers. M/S 2 Chelsea Pensioners. L/S balloon.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1371.35
    Media URN:
    44927
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:57:00 / 01:54:11:00
    Canister:
    NP 255

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