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  • Short Summary

    Royal Air Mail service opens at Croydon Airport, Surrey.

  • Description

    Croydon Airport, Surrey?

    Various shots of the Royal Air Mail vans being loaded with sacks of mail. Crowd of postal workers cheer as the vans leave the depot.

    Various shots of line of dignitaries seated in front of plane with a man speaking. This should be the ceremony of the opening of the Royal Air Mail service.

    Various shots of a plane, presumably loaded with mail, as it taxis along ready to take off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1929.06
    Media URN:
    73536
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1934
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:00:00 / 01:31:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 796 C

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