ORIGINAL PRESS CUTTINGS BOOK SHORT BROTHERS & HARLAND LTD.SEAPLANE WORKS (ROCHESTER & BEDFORD LTD) SHORT BROTHERS & HARLAND LTD. FOR THE NEW FLYING BOAT 1932 ([ 1932 ])

SHORT BROTHERS & HARLAND LTD.SEAPLANE WORKS

1932 AVIATION Short’s FLYING BOAT Original Press Scrapbook

Date: [ 1932 ]

Put together in 1932 by Short Brothers Seaplane Works, Rochester & Bedford Ltd and kept in the Short Brothers & Harland Ltd Technical Library, this is the Scrapbook they assembled of Press Clippings on their New Flying Boat, the S 1589 Short Brothers were the first company in the world to make Production Aircraft, and were well known for their Flying Boat designs the scrapbook measures 12 inches by 10 inches approx., and contains over 100 used pages of newspaper and magazine cuttings, all with typed dates and the name of the paper they appeared in, the covers are very worn at edges with tears and some loss, with loss to the original paper title label as well, internally a few marks else contents in good condition A VERY INTERESTING AND UNIQUE PIECE OF EARLY BRITISH AVAIATION HISTORY

Binding
Soft Cover

£545

Offered by Andrew Cox