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  • Short Summary

    Motorcycle obstacle course and aeroplanes taking off.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Newcastle Aero Club's First Flying Meeting".

    Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.

    Various M/Ss of men on motorcycles going around an obstacle course. The men get off their bikes to scramble through tyres hanging from a frame.

    L/S of row of aeroplanes. M/S of the aeroplanes, their propellers spinning. One plane drives forward to take off. L/S of planes taking off. L/S of planes in flight, in arrow formation.

    Note: not sure how motorcycle obstacle course is connected to aeroplanes - possibly edited wrongly sometime in past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    634.04
    Media URN:
    26170
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:11:00 / 01:06:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1327

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