Designed by Basil Henderson and
built by the Hendy Aircraft Co at
Shoreham in 1929, the Hobo was
originally powered by a 35hp ABC
Scorpion engine but was rebuilt in
1934 with a 90hp Pobjoy Cataract,
shown here on the only example,
which was raced until
|Caroline Powell, 12.12.2012|
I am Basil Henderson's daughter. We too have a model of the Hobo. and various photos of the Hobo, 302 and Hecks taken during construction and during test flights. We also have the drawings of the Heck and possibly some of the other planes.
Patrick Crichton Stuart.
|Mark Pilkington, 11.05.2010|
I have a metal model of this plane. My Grandfather used to own it and race it. He was Lord Patrick Crichton Stuart.
Do you have any comments about this aircraft ?