The following approximate one hundred unreserved auctions are for the dispersal of a recently discovered archive of original photographs, negatives & glass lanterns by various photographers of airships, dirigibles, observation balloons, Zepplins, Submarine Scout Class, Coastal Class [airships] etc, etc from the UK, USA, France, Japan, Russia etc, etc. Also to include a rare set of images [negatives] of the R101 airship disaster in October 1930 taken at Beauvais, France . [To include gun carriages at the disaster site removing the bodies, carrying the dead through Beauvais to the train station before journying to Boulogne and on to Dover via HMS Tempest]. Please Note :- All items are original unless stated but please be aware I am not an authority on the subject of early flight [airships, blimps, observation balloons dirigibles] and have very little knowledge on the subject. Where the subjects have been annotated I have included this in the description. You must verify the information for yourself. Please also bear in mind the slides have only been scanned and not enhanced in anyway.
 This auction consists of a large original atmospheric photograph of an unknown airship flying high above a railway line & signal either at dusk or early morning.Please note because of the darkness of the photograph it has ... read more