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Recent Balloon Ascent from Hungerford (New) Market

 Digital Record
Identifier: VBI_000337


  • Creation: 1833 July 13


Conditions Governing Use

Access to the Theodore Newton Vail Collection of Aeronautical Images, Broadsides and Clippings is not authorization to publish. Separate written application for permission to publish must be made to the Institute Archives. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection.

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Originals

Box 16

Physical Description



5.1 x 19.8 cm (1st column), 5.1 x 18.9 cm (2nd column), 5.1 x 20.2 cm (3rd column)

General Note

Account of a balloon ascent over London beginning at the newly revived Hungerford Market and landing in a field in North Ockendon Hall, Essex. This article was published in the July 13, 1833 issue of The Mirror.

Repository Details

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