British visitors

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Title

British visitors

Description

Top right - air-to-ground view of a city with square grid roads taken from rear turret.
Bottom left - oblique aerial photograph of a town with lake in the middle.
Centre - newspaper cutting with photograph of 16 Lancasters lined up on hard-standing. There are groups of military men bottom left and middle left. A large group of spectators are seated top left. A car is driving down the line of aircraft. Captioned: 'British Visitors, 16 four-engined Lancaster bombers, Squadron No 35 are lined up at Mitchel Field after arriving from Gander Bay, Newfoundland yesterday. The took off from England last week. The squadron led by Wing Commander Craig, will fly an aerial review formation over the city today.'

Date

1946-07

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

Two b/w photographs and one newspaper cutting mounted on an album page

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

PPearceAT16030030

Citation

“British visitors,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 17, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/17647.

Item Relations

This Item dcterms:relation Item: View from turret