• Short Summary

    Short Solent flying boat lands on the Thames.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:

    AEROPLANES - BRITISH 35 ton Short "Solent" flying boat lands on the Thames and moves up to Tower Bridge. Seen at anchorage in front of Tower of London

    FLYING BOATS "Short Solent" flying boat - largest on British Commercial Service lands on Thames and moves up to Tower Bridge - which is raised to let her pass under. Seen at anchorage with Tower of London in background

    RIVER THAmes 35 ton, Short "Solent" flying boat lands on Thames and moves up to Tower Bridge which is raised to allow her to pass. Finally, anchored in front of Tower of London

    TOWER BRIDGE Raised to allow 35 ton Short Flying boat which lands on Thames.

    TOWER OF LONDON 35 ton Short "Solent" flying boat seen at anchor in front of Tower of London after landing on Thames

    Aviation; Ships and Boats
    Background: Short Solent flying boat lands on the Thames.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA87NL9NLJ6R6KM6Z859S4F7R2V
    Media URN:
    VLVA87NL9NLJ6R6KM6Z859S4F7R2V
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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