• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Homemade aeroplane at Abingdon

    Home-made aeroplane constructed in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England by S Buckle.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 'All my own work!' Mr S Buckle of Abingon, Berks, shows us his home-made aeroplane, made of spare parts and oddments

    Berkshire: Abingdon:

    Monoplane built at home by S Buckle, details of parts and fixings - use of bicycle wheels

    INTERTITLE: His fiancee did the paintings

    S Buckle and his fiancee look at the wheels which she has painted with a spiral motif

    INTERTITLE: The propeller cost 1/-, the engine cost ????4

    S Buckle and helper put fuel in aeroplane

    INTERTITLE: Total cost...????17
    (Now, then, Mr Ford!)

    S Buckle in plane / Starting plane with propeller / S Buckle in plane smoking pipe / Demonstrating flaps in wings

    INTERTITLE: And she flies!

    Plane taking off
    Background: Video Roll Title: Homemade aeroplane at Abingdon

    Home-made aeroplane constructed in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England by S Buckle. Plane takes off across field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABPU94DAEGFOJ66W67U79JJ6JS
    Media URN:
    VLVABPU94DAEGFOJ66W67U79JJ6JS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1932
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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