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Spitfire XI EN 409 which was used in high speed diving trials in 1944. I scanned the image in from the book detailed below. The book clearly states that the image is Crown Copyright.


  • en:Alfred Price: The Spitfire Story, Silverdale Books, ISBN 1-85605-702-X

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2004-08-04 (original upload date)


Original uploader was Sam jervis at en.wikipedia



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Public domain This artistic work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain

This is because it is one of the following:

  1. A photograph taken before 1st January 1957; or
  2. An engraving published before 1st January 1957; or
  3. An artistic work other than a photograph or engraving (eg a painting) which was created before 1st January 1957.

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  • 2004-08-04 00:25 Sam jervis 800×709×8 (92008 bytes) Spitfire XI EN 409 which was used in high speed diving trials in 1944. Crown Copyright.

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