Mystery Photo No. 49

Mystery Photo No. 49

Mystery Photo No.49 is of a group of biplanes on the foredeck of a ship, taken just over 100 years ago: 

The picture has special historical significance, so we would like to know:

  • What is the name of the ship,
  • What type of aircraft they are, and
  • What is the special significance of this image?

You can use the “Contact Us” form below to submit your answer.  Please put MP49 in your response. 

You can see previous Mystery Photos and their answers here:  Mystery Photos