Mr E. Winter of Richmond tests his 'mechanical bird', it works by pedal power which makes the wings flap.
Item title reads - Mighty flaps but no flight! Mr E. Winter tries out his mechanical bird and attains ground speed of 15 miles an hour, later, he hopes to fly. Richmond, Surrey.
M/S as Mr Winter carries the 'plane awkwardly through some gates. M/S as he sets it the right way up, it has two big wheels and large material wings with a rudder on the back. He gets on and starts pedalling, the pedals are attached to sticks which move the wings up and down. M/S of him pedalling and the wings flapping. C/U of Mr Winter stood by his machine.