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Negative - Side View of Completed Duigan Biplane Under Tree Near Homestead, Spring Plains, Mia Mia, Victoria, 1910-1911 Reg. No: MM 057534
- Description Of Content:
- Duigan biplane outside the shed in which it was built at Spring Plains station, Mia Mia in 1910. The biplane is in its modified form with wingtip ailerons and rear elevator.
|Tagged with:||aero engines, aeroplanes, aeronautics, aviation, aviation pioneers, aircraft, aircraft propellors, biplanes, experimental aircraft, farm buildings|
|Themes this item is part of:||Designing & Building the First Australian Aircraft, John Duigan's Military Service, Centenary of Australian Aviation, John Robertson Duigan MC, Pioneering Aviator (1882-1951), Reginald Charles Duigan, Pioneering Aviator & Inventor (1888-1966), Engineering Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AIR TRANSPORT|
|Tertiary Classification:||propeller biplanes|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Mia Mia, Victoria, Australia, 1910-1911
Photographer unknown - possibly Reg or John Duigan. Test flights took place on the creek flats opposite the homestead on the Duigan family property 'Sping Plains', near Mia Mia, central Victoria.
|Maker of Item Depicted:||Mr John Duigan, Mia Mia, Victoria, Australia, 1909-1910|
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