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So do you know what this aircraft is?
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Dear Historic Wings,
It is a Blackburn Sidecar built the Blackburn Aeroplane and Motor Co. Ltd. of Yorkshire, England. It had side by side seating and was originally powered by an A.B.C. Gnat engine of 40 hp. As you say it probably never flew. It was on display at Harrods in April 1919, but was not registered until 26 August when it appeared on the British register as G-EALN.
Well done, Nigel — you have correctly identified the plane. It does take a Brit to recognize a Blackburn, I think….
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