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Milngavie, Bennie Railplane

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Sepia postcard insc: 'The "George Bennie" railplane in full operation at Milngavie, near Glasgow - picture shows car stopping at station. It runs at 120 miles per hour; is driven by propellors at front and rear, and is hung on rails 16 feet from the ground.'
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George Bennie Railplane test track, Milngavie, New Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, 1930. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing south-east.  This image has been produced from a marked negative.
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Sepia postcard insc: 'The "George Bennie" railplane at Milngavie, near Glasgow - picture shows car travelling at a height of 16 feet in the air. It is hung on rails, and can obtain a speed of 120 miles per hour. It is running over the L.N.E.R. track.'
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