Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

From the Singapore and Southampton through to the Short Empire

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby TASSE » Sun Nov 01, 2009 5:31 pm

Just noticed that the port hole/door (second along)stands proud of the hull.

Roy.
User avatar
TASSE
 
Posts: 1143
Joined: Fri Jul 03, 2009 7:08 pm

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby Pondskater » Sun Nov 01, 2009 8:03 pm

TASSE wrote:I read that thing about chewing gum somewhere in Putnams book on Shorts Aircraft.


Ok, Barnes had access to Oswald Short when he wrote that book so it needs to be treated seriously, I'll make sure the question is asked anytime I interview any Shorts workers. Thanks

AllanK
User avatar
Pondskater
 
Posts: 217
Joined: Sun Mar 29, 2009 1:28 am
Location: UK - Deep south west

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby JMSmith » Sun Nov 01, 2009 8:33 pm

hi roy,

thanks mate, i think i have found a slightly better image in a book, just got to scan it now and see what i can do with it.
JMSmith
 

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby JMSmith » Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:27 pm

hi guys,

heres two images from the book, should be able to do the porthole with this.

Image

Image

right click and save should give you the full size image, i hope.
tested, it will.
JMSmith
 

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby TASSE » Mon Nov 02, 2009 8:56 pm

Great close ups.

Thanks Roy.
User avatar
TASSE
 
Posts: 1143
Joined: Fri Jul 03, 2009 7:08 pm

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby TASSE » Mon Nov 02, 2009 11:40 pm

John, What book did you find those photos in ?

Cheers, Roy.
User avatar
TASSE
 
Posts: 1143
Joined: Fri Jul 03, 2009 7:08 pm

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby JMSmith » Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:55 am

hi roy,

The Pictorial History of the RAF Vol 1 1918-1939 written by john w r taylor published by Ian Allan 1968

there are 3 volumes i have all of them.
JMSmith
 

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby TASSE » Tue Nov 03, 2009 3:54 pm

Thanks John, i will do a search.

Roy.
User avatar
TASSE
 
Posts: 1143
Joined: Fri Jul 03, 2009 7:08 pm

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby JMSmith » Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:26 pm

roy,

if you want all three book you can have mine, get them out of my hair, and i won't charge you :D
JMSmith
 

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

Postby TASSE » Tue Nov 03, 2009 8:29 pm

Thank you John thats a great offer. I will send you a cheque to cover the postage to Ireland - how much ?

Roy.
User avatar
TASSE
 
Posts: 1143
Joined: Fri Jul 03, 2009 7:08 pm

PreviousNext

Return to Between the Wars - The 'Golden' Era - 1918 to 1939



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Help keep this forum ad-free - please Donate


This free, ad-free forum is hosted by ForumLaunch