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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Bristol Blenheim Type 142M light bomber
Text on verso: 'Two 'Bristol' 840 h.p. Mercury engines. The first all-metal modern twin-engined monoplane for the R. A. F. to carry the whole of the military load within the structure. Saw service with all the Commands of the R. A. F. and in all theatres of war. Made the first air raid of the war over Keil, in September, 1939. Manufactured in thousands by the 'Shadow' industry as well as at Bristol.'
Du Pont, Lammot, 1909-1964
Airplanes, MilitaryBombersBristol airplanes
Bristol Aeroplane Company
1 photographic print : b&w
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