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  • Short Summary

    Men work on the partly finished huge Government Airship R-101.

  • Description

    Full titles: "New Monarch of the Skies - Government Airship R-101 nearing completion, will be World's largest... with gas capacity of 5,000,000 cubic feet."

    Bedfordshire.

    Various shots of the partly finished airship and men working on the structure of it. The airship looks enormous!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    740.30
    Media URN:
    35046
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:35:00 / 01:50:56:00
    Canister:
    G 1532

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Improving on the clip's current location, the venue here is The Royal Airship Factory at Cardington, Bedfordshire.

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