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Type 118

Type 118

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G1137. The bristol Type 118 was designed by Barnwell in 1929 originally with the Jupiter XFA (590 hp) engine with reduction gear and supercharger fitted. Two prototypes were ordered with this engine and a 12 foot diameter 2-bladed airscrew. The second prototype finished up being fitted with the Mercury V (Pegasus I) engine. This aircraft is an early example from 1930
PublisherBristol Aeroplane Company Limited
ContributorBristol Aero Collection
Creatorcorporatename - Bristol Aeroplane Company Ltd
Datecreation - Circa 1929
TypePhotographic prints - Black & White
Formatdimension.H - 185 mm
dimension.W - 240 mm
SourceBristol Aero Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Filton
period - C1929
RightsRights as agreed and detailed in signed agreement. Bristol Aeroplane Company/Rolls-Royce