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George Bennie and the Railplane

George Bennie and the Amazing Railplane When you speak of famous Scots George Bennie might not spring to mind. Born in Glasgow in 1891 he was a keen inventor and was granted several patents, relating to air-travel, in the 1920s. The Railplane was a electrically-powered, propeller-driven form of transport which was to be suspended above existing rail… Continue Reading

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