November 7, 2011

Collection Name: Cody Collection

Collection Number: 1389

Post Type: Photo/s

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Creation Year: 1902

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4 images. A) Winged rhomboidal box (with nose sail), Very likely to be Newcastle as this kite was used for man-lifting there at Town Moor in August 1902. See 264, 276, 677. B) Another similar but showing pilot kite. C) Carrier War Kite with extra long forward central strut/fairlead to engage with flying line. Cody sitting in wicker kite seat. D) Similar to C) but taken from below.

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