• Short Summary

    Alex Henshaw claims new England to Capetown record.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "ENGLAND TO CAPETOWN RECORD"

    L/S's of small aeroplane landing flown by Alex Henshaw who has broken the Cape record with a time of 1 day and 15 hours. L/S's of Henshaw being carried on the shoulders of two men passed cheering crowds. He holds aloft the King's Cup.

    Note: This film was actually shot in 1938 when Henshaw won the King's Cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    999.52
    Media URN:
    19321
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:00:00 / 01:45:22:00
    Canister:
    39/12

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