Bristol 25 Braemar
This monstrosity was Bristol's reply to
the German attacks on London by the Zeppelins. It was
intended to make the round trip from British bases to Berlin and back
carrying six 250 lb bombs.
prototype versions were being tested when the signing of the Armistice
in 1918 made
their intended use obsolete. The Mark I had four AS Pumas whilst
the Mk II, seen above, had
more powerful 400 hp U.S. built Liberty twelve-cylinder vee type
liquid-cooled engines. One
the Braemar aircraft was converted to a civil machine, the Pullman.