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  • Short Summary

    Mayoress of Leeds, Mrs Arnott, makes inaugural flight of Yorkshire Aeroplane Club.

  • Description

    Sheburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire.

    Title: "YORKSHIRE AEROPLANE CLUB opened by Sir Sefton Brancker - and Mrs. John Arnott (Lady Mayoress of Leeds) makes first flight".

    M/S of Mrs. A. standing under the propeller of an aeroplane, two men stand on either side of her. M/S of a group of people, including Mrs. A., standing by the wing of the plane, a man in the foreground gives a speech.

    L/S of the aeroplane driving slowly along a snowy field, a large crowd walks behind, we can see an aircraft hangar in the background. C/U of Mrs. A., wearing a flying helmet, sitting in the cockpit of the plane. L/S of the plane taxiing over a field, a crowd watches from the foreground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    448.11
    Media URN:
    25482
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:22:00 / 01:24:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1262

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