• Short Summary

    Replica of a biplane used in World War One is made in Yorkshire factory - and it flies.

  • Description

    Kirby Moorside, Yorkshire.

    High angle shot of a technical drawing as a man works, confirms how difficult a task is. Workers at Kirby Moorside factory in Yorkshire are trying to create the exact replica of a plane used in World War One. Several shots of people working on different parts of the plane.

    Finished plane is seen at the field ready to be tested. Succession of shots of the plane taking off and flying. As the plane flies, an old man looks at it with tears in his eyes. Plane flies a bit longer and finally returns to field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    457.05
    Media URN:
    4481
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:54:00 / 01:23:16:00
    Canister:
    CP 711

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