• Short Summary

    Nice shots of a British flying boat taking off.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Various shots of a large British flying boat going down a slipway into the water. It has 3 large engines and is of a biplane design. Various shots as it moves about on the surface of the water and then picks up speed to take off. Shots as the plane flies overhead. It then comes down to land.

    Amendment February 2012: A visitor to the website has provided some more information. The plane is a Blackburn Perth using 3 Rolls-Royce Buzzard engines.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    554.02
    Media URN:
    58457
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:41:00 / 01:04:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 92 C

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