Rigid mooring gear

Made:
1918-1920
part of archive:
Papers of Sir Barnes Neville Wallis

File titled 'Rigid mooring gear' consisting of notes, reports and correspondence on Vickers patent landing and mooring gear and mooring experiments, housed in original file. Includes:

- Postcard depicting colour image of R.23

- Notes on trials carried out with the Vickers patent landing and mooring gear, held in July 1919

- Original pencil drawing and resulting printed depiction of lift and trim of R.24

- Three photographs of R.24, moored

- Schedule of tests and trials to be carried out on R.24 and R.34

- Scale drawing of the masthead of the Vickers patent mooring gear for rigid airships

- Barnes Wallis’ calculations for the strength of the rigid mooring mast

Details

Extent:
1 file
Identifier:
BNW/B/4/3
Access:
Open Access

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