023063:Baxter Ellis, Newcastle upon Tyne, Aero Club, Cramlington Aerodrome c.1930

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    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A photograph of Baxter Ellis in the cockpit of the 'Gnosspelius Gull' Newcastle upon Tyne Aero Club Cramlington Aerodrome taken c.1930. The 5hp Blackburn 'Tomtit' engine and the chain drive to the air screws can be seen in the cockpit.Amusements and Sports Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : The flying club's CFI Major S.A. Packman was killed flying the 'Gnosspelius Gull' in 1926. The 'Gull' was bought by 3 club members: Baxter Ellis; P.F. Heppell and R.N. Thompson. Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 023063
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4079083202/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 3 years, 6 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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