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  • Short Summary

    Sir Samuel Hoare, Air Minister, watches trial flight of armed seaplane, 'Blackburn Iris'.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "World's Fastest & Largest armoured flying boat - "Blackburn Iris" - inspected by Sir Samuel Hoare, Air Minister, during trial flights".

    Cromer, Norfolk, East Anglia.

    M/S of seaplane flying low past camera. Good C/U of Hoare looking through binoculars. Various panning M/S of seaplane swooping over sea near coast.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    640.02
    Media URN:
    26282
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:00:00 / 01:01:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1334

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