• Short Summary

    The Lord Mayor of Nottingham aptly arrives in an aeroplane to receive Charter for municipal aerodrome. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Lord Mayor of Nottingham flies to London to receive Charter for City's municipal aerodrome.

    M/S of the Lord Mayor of Nottingham in his robes and hat climbing out of the aeroplane with as much dignity as possible, he smiles when he has managed it. M/S of a man reading the Charter to him. M/S as another man shakes his hand, the first man hands him the Charter and he bows deeply. M/S as he climbs back into the small aeroplane, a man comes up and hands him his paper. M/S as he replaces his mayoral hat with a flying helmet. L/S as the aeroplane starts to taxi and he waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.38
    Media URN:
    36043
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1929
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:19:00 / 01:54:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1629

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The plane the Lord Mayor is climing from is a de Havilland DH.60 Moth, Reg. No. G-EBQW.

    The airport in question is Nottingham Airport, situated at Tollerton in Nottingham,

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