Blackpool Aviation Meeting 1910 Pathe - Aviators.
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Blackpool Aviation Meeting 1910 Pathe -
"Lancashire aero club's successful aviation
meeting. A. V. Roe of Manchester. The plucky aviator who uses a triplane of his own
design and construction".
Produced by Pathe, 1910.
Duration: 1 minutes 23 seconds.
Squires Gate, Blackpool, Lancashire.
Aviator A. V. Roe from Manchester seated in triplane - looks like quite
a primitive machine.
Intertitle reads: "... Tetard on his biplane".
Close up of Tetard seated on biplane, facing camera.
Intertitle reads: " ... Chavez who broke the world's record for
altitude in his Bleriot Monoplane".
Close up of Chavez in plane.
Intertitle reads: "... Drexel, who won the second prize for
Drexel in plane.
Intertitle reads: " ... Jones (Robert Lorraine the actor) whose daring
flight was a sensation of the meeting".
Shot looking up from ground at Robert Lorraine seated in aeroplane.
Intertitle reads: " ... Grace, and his mascot Towzer who never leaves
his master and seems to enjoy the back draught of the propeller".
Side view aviator Grace in his aeroplane. Close up of Grace's dog
on ground beside aeroplane.
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