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  • Short Summary

    Mr. Mond and family are seen getting on seaplane that will take them to France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "To the Continent by aerial coach. Mr. R. Mond and family party of 10, fly to Dinard in their holiday plane".

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    M/S of a group of men, women and children in holiday clothes, standing on quayside. C/U of two toddlers in flying helmets sitting on a suitcase (cute). We see the people walk down a slipway to dinghies which take them to a seaplane floating a little way out to sea. M/S of people climbing out of dinghies and into seaplane. L/S of seaplane starting to take off across a bay.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:01:48. Nice shots of seaplane on bay, one has with a Thames barge in background. C/U of aeroplane captain standing on slipway smoking a cigarette. Otherwise shots same or similar to edited part of item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    580.02
    Media URN:
    26095
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:48:00 / 01:04:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1317

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