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Black and white photograph of the first plane in Tiree in 1929.

The first plane to land on Tiree at a Tiree Association Sports Day in 1929. Captain A. N. Kingwill was hired to fly the plane to the island, bringing with him the day’s newspapers. Short flights on the plane were on offer at 2/6d (12p) a time and Captain Kingwill gave a display of stunt-flying.

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Object Details

Other Number: L73
Normal Location: Photograph Shelves: photographs – L1-99
Current Location: normal location

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