Interview with Mary Stopes-Roe

Title

Interview with Mary Stopes-Roe

Description

Discusses her father’s designs work and remembers both skipping stones on a river during holidays with her father and catapulting marbles over a washtub in their garden. She goes on to discuss the Eder Möhne and Sorpe operation, the bouncing bomb and the Tall boy and Grand Slam bombs. She talks about the importance of Roy Chadwick and the Lancaster, and her father’s other designs that included the R100 airship, the geodetic structure of the Wellington, and designs for civil aircraft the Wild Goose and the Swallow.

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Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

2015-06-01

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Format

00:23:12 Audio Recording

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AStopesRoeM150601

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Citation

Andrew Panton, “Interview with Mary Stopes-Roe,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 26, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11705.

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