Bristol Brabazon I Airliner
16th June 1950: The Bristol Brabazon I, at 130 tons, the world's largest airliner seen here as it visits London airport.
The Bristol Type 167 Brabazon was a large propeller-driven airliner, designed by the Bristol Aeroplane Company, to fly transatlantic routes between the United Kingdom and the United States.
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University Tower and Wills Memorial Building
The Bristol skyline from Cabot's Tower showing part of the University in the foreground. IoE 380278
© Ruth Povey
Source: Images of England
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Bristol Buckingham B Mk.I KV335
Bristol Buckingham B Mk.I KV335. A victim of failure to meet the original specification and the success of Mosquito day raid and night strategic bombing. The vast majority of the Buckinghams produced went straight to storage and/or conversion to transports. The transport conversions were also mostly delivered straight to storage and never flew again, until scrapped after the war. Date: 1944
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