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  • Short Summary

    Col. the Master of Semphill flies his light plane from London to Dublin.

  • Description

    Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland, Eire.

    Title: "LIGHT PLANE'S TRIUMPH. Col. the Master of Semphill, completes a remarkable flight from London to Dublin in a 'Baby' Plane in most adverse weather".

    L/S of a biplane coming in to land on a field. L/S of the biplane taxiing along a field, two men run beside it steadying the wings. M/S of the parked biplane, a man walks on screen and shakes hands with the pilot, still sitting in the cockpit. C/U of the pilot (the Colonel?) sitting in the cockpit wearing a helmet and goggles. M/S of a group of men holding back the wings so they are flat against the plane. Various shots of the men folding the wings and pushing the biplane (presumably back to the aircraft hangar).

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    444.02
    Media URN:
    25433
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:49:00 / 01:03:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1256

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