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  • Short Summary

    The Master of Sempill takes Lady Swaythling to lunch at the Savoy, they arrive by seaplane and land on the Thames.

  • Description

    Item title reads - By air to lunch. The Master of Sempill - with Lady Swaythling, as passenger, sets new fashion by landing on the Thames in his own light seaplane for lunch at the Savoy. London.

    M/S as a launch sails across the water while the seaplane comes into land behind it. M/S as it taxis on the water. M/S as they stand on the aeroplane then climb into a boat. C/U of Lady Swaythling with her flying hat and goggles on, the camera pans across to Master of Sempill.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    786.18
    Media URN:
    35756
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:23:00 / 01:23:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1599

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