R100 Airship in its hangar at Howden Aerodrome 1933 (archive ref DDX1017-1)

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Howden, East Yorkshire was at the forefront of airship manufacture in the early 20th century. Here is one of its most famous airships, the R100, emerging from its hangar.

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    • 05/Apr/2016 06:39:49

    Shame that little is less of this rich heritage

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    • 17/Nov/2019 03:06:50

    My dad told me about seeing it in Montreal when he was a boy, during its visit to Canada.