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Bb1956_01 Donald Campbell portrait 1~A relaxed Donald Campbell at Coniston. On 19 September 1956, he set a new World Water Speed Record of 225.6mph in "Bluebird".~A relaxed Donald Campbell at Coniston. On 19 September 1956, he set a new World Water Speed Record of 225.6mph in "Bluebird".~Donald Campbell 1 A4|Bb1956_01_A4|Donald Campbell 1 A3|Bb1956_01_A3|Donald Campbell 1 Super A3|Bb1956_01_S3|~1038~1039~~
Bb1956_02 Bluebird at speed~On 19 September 1956 on Coniston Water, Donald Campbell set a new World Water Speed Record on 225.6mph in "Bluebird" K7.~On 19 September 1956 on Coniston Water, Donald Campbell set a new World Water Speed Record on 225.6mph in "Bluebird" K7.~Bluebird at speed A4|Bb1956_02_A4|Bluebird at speed A3|Bb1956_02_A3|Bluebird at speed Super A3|Bb1956_02_S3|~1038~1040~~
Bb1956_03 Bluebird arrives~10 September 1956. Under the watchful eye of Andrew Brown and directed by Leo Villa, "Bluebird" K7 arrives at Coniston - and its a tight fit into the lanes to the boathouse.~10 September 1956. Under the watchful eye of Andrew Brown and directed by Leo Villa, "Bluebird" K7 arrives at Coniston - and its a tight fit into the lanes to the boathouse.~Bluebird arrives A4|Bb1956_03_A4|Bluebird arrives A3|Bb1956_03_A3|Bluebird arrives Super A3|Bb1956_03_S3|~1038~1041~~
Bb1956_04 Bluebird unloading~10 September 1956. An interested crowd of holiday-makers watch as "Bluebird" is unloaded from its trailer.~10 September 1956. An interested crowd of holiday-makers watch as "Bluebird" is unloaded from its trailer.~Bluebird unloading A4|Bb1956_04_A4|Bluebird unloading A3|Bb1956_04_A3|Bluebird unloading Super A3|Bb1956_04_S3|~1038~1042~~
Bb1956_06 Fuel rig check~As "Bluebird" is prepared in the boathouse, Mobil Oil's fuel rig is checked in readiness for Donald Campbell's attempt on the World Water Speed Record, September 1956.~As "Bluebird" is prepared in the boathouse, Mobil Oil's fuel rig is checked in readiness for Donald Campbell's attempt on the World Water Speed Record, September 1956.~Fuel rig check A4|Bb1956_06_A4|Fuel rig check A3|Bb1956_06_A3|Fuel rig check Super A3|Bb1956_06_S3|~1038~1043~~
Bb1956_07 Canopy check~Donald Campbell and his chief engineer Leo Villa fit a new moulded perspex cockpit canopy to "Bluebird" during preparations for the attempt on the World Water Speed Record at Coniston, September 1956.~Donald Campbell and his chief engineer Leo Villa fit a new moulded perspex cockpit canopy to "Bluebird" during preparations for the attempt on the World Water Speed Record at Coniston, September 1956.~Canopy check A4|Bb1956_07_A4|Canopy check A3|Bb1956_07_A3|Canopy check Super A3|Bb1956_07_S3|~1038~1044~~
Bb1956_08 Fuelling 1~On 19 September 1956, Donald Campbell in "Bluebird" raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph on Coniston Water. Having towed "Bluebird" out to the middle of the lake, Campbell's crew start the "Beryl" engine ready for the record attempt.~On 19 September 1956, Donald Campbell in "Bluebird" raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph on Coniston Water. Having towed "Bluebird" out to the middle of the lake, Campbell's crew start the "Beryl" engine ready for the record attempt.~Fuelling 1 A4|Bb1956_08_A4|Fuelling 1 A3|Bb1956_08_A3|Fuelling 1 Super A3|Bb1956_08_S3|~1038~1045~~
Bb1956_09 Congratulations~Leo Villa leads a happy crew after Donald Campbell, in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph - 19 September 1956, Coniston Water.~Leo Villa leads a happy crew after Donald Campbell, in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph - 19 September 1956, Coniston Water.~Congratulations A4|Bb1956_09_A4|Congratulations A3|Bb1956_09_A3|Congratulations Super A3|Bb1956_09_S3|~1038~1046~~
Bb1956_10 Record cake~Celebrations in the Sun Hotel, Coniston after Donald Campbell, in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph - 19 September 1956. Connie Robinson presents the special cake.~Celebrations in the Sun Hotel, Coniston after Donald Campbell, in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph - 19 September 1956. Connie Robinson presents the special cake.~Record cake A4|Bb1956_10_A4|Record cake A3|Bb1956_10_A3|Record cake Super A3|Bb1956_10_S3|~1038~1047~~
Bb1956_11 Brown and Villa~Andrew Brown and Leo Villa get a lift during celebrations in the Sun Hotel, Coniston, after Donald Campbell (centre), in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph on 19 September 1956.~Andrew Brown and Leo Villa get a lift during celebrations in the Sun Hotel, Coniston, after Donald Campbell (centre), in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph on 19 September 1956.~Brown and Villa A4|Bb1956_11_A4|Brown and Villa A3|Bb1956_11_A3|Brown and Villa Super A3|Bb1956_11_S3|~1038~1048~~
Bb1956_12 Brown~Andrew Brown gets a lift during celebrations in the Sun Hotel, Coniston, after Donald Campbell (centre), in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph on 19 September 1956.~Andrew Brown gets a lift during celebrations in the Sun Hotel, Coniston, after Donald Campbell (centre), in "Bluebird", raised the World Water Speed Record to 225.6mph on 19 September 1956.~Brown A4|Bb1956_12_A4|Brown A3|Bb1956_12_A3|Brown Super A3|Bb1956_12_S3|~1038~1049~~
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