Olney Pancake Race
SHROVE TUESDAY The starter line for the Olney pancake race which has been held in the village for over 500 years. Any Olney woman over 18 can compete.
© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 - https://copyrighthub.org/s0/hub1/creation/maryevans/MaryEvansPictureID/10171179
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Royal Navy Stinson V-77 Reliant I FK818
Royal Navy Stinson V-77 Reliant I FK818, (USAAF AT-19) 500 Lend-lease Reliants were ordered by the UK. A popular single-engine four- to five-seat high-wing monoplane manufactured by the Stinson Aircraft Division of the Aviation Manufacturing Corporation of Wayne, Michigan. Photograph date 14th June 1943. Date: 1943
© The Peter Butt Aviation Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Motor Sports - 350cc Japanese Honda - Mike Hailwood - Brands Hatch
A high-speed camera catches the speed of a champion motorcyclist. Mike Hailwood, four-time world champion, is seen at speed on his 350cc Japanese Honda at Brands Hatch.
© PA/Press Association Images
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