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  • Short Summary

    The Duchess of Bedford opens 'Air Park' in Hanworth Park, London.

  • Description

    Hanworth Park, London.

    Full titles read: "LONDON'S AIR PARK - first of chain of 71 throughout the country - anticipating the day when we shall all fly - opened by the Duchess of Bedford."

    L/S of people sitting around on deck chairs, their is a large stately building in the background. M/S of the Duchess. L/S of Duchess with officials she presses large button on square box. L/S of small explosion in the middle of the park to signal the opening of the air park, aeroplanes and hangars can be seen in the background. Various shots of the Duchess inspecting several bi-planes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    800.24
    Media URN:
    36233
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:42:00 / 01:44:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1639

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