• Short Summary

    Flying boat / seaplane taking off from water.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - locations and dates unclear or unknown.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots large flying boat (a Short S.25 Sunderland 3 seaplane) taking off from water, land in background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2090.08
    Media URN:
    62886
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:36:00 / 01:28:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 1456 C

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The aircraft seen here is a Short S.25 Sunderland 3, Registration Number G-AGJN. This was once a military aircraft, but is seen here bearing the "Speedbird" motif of civilian carrier BOAC.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks for the additional detail.

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