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The origins of the Spitfire

Duration: 00:52

Raymond Baxter, BBC presenter and former Spitfire pilot, recounts the revolutionary origins of the Supermarine Spitfire and its Rolls-Royce Merlin engine.

Available since: Wed 1 Sep 2010

Credits

Narrator
Raymond Baxter
Participant
Eric Barrass
Production Designer
Peter Hylton Cleaver

This clip is from

Rolls Royce

Raymond Baxter presents edited highlights of the 75th anniversary of Rolls-Royce.

First broadcast: 08 Nov 1979

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