The First English Aviation Meetings. - At Doncaster and Blackpool. 1909
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For Sale is a Full Page from the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News October 23rd 1909, showing the following Photographs from "The First Aviation Meetings. - at Doncaster and Blackpool."
a- Two of the Blackpool pylons. b- Mr. Ker Seymour and Col. Grantham, secretary of Lancashire Aero Club. c- Building the post office at Blackpool. d- The Delagrange Biplane at Doncaster. e- Some of the Blackpool aeroplane sheds. f- The flying ground, Doncaster Race Common. g- M. Sommer's aeroplane arriving at Doncaster, where it made some good flights. h- Mr. Cody at work at Doncaster on his machine, which met with an accident on Saturday last. i- Marking out the Doncaster course - Placing the pylons in position. j- M. Molon at Doncaster. k- M. Delagrange, a winner at Doncaster. l- The Doncaster signalling apparatus. - Those on left denote pace and direction of wind, while those on right show which race is progressing and who are the competitors.