Avro Anson W2630

Clints of the Spout (North), Dumfries

 
     
 
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Avro Anson W2630 on Clints of the Spout

 

(One of two Avro Ansons wrecks in close proximity. The other is N9589)

 

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  • Approach route photos to Clints of the Spout.

  • Wreckage Photos (Undercarriage and other sections.)


 

Approach Route Photos

 

BELOW: Looking toward Clints of the Spout (ahead centre) and Cairnsmore of Fleet (left) from a distance.

 

The two Ansons lie at the bottom of the cliffs in line with the light coloured trees.

 

looking toward clints of the spout and cairnsmore from a distance

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The far side of the forest; getting closer to Clints of the Spout.

 

Getting closer to Clints of the Spout

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Approaching Clints of the Spout.

 

approaching clints of the spout

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The base of Clints of the Spout. The wreckage areas are circled in yellow and red on the photo. (See enlargement below.)

 

clints of the spout. The wreckage area is circled in yellow and red

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Enlargement of circled wreckage areas shown in above photo.

 

circled wreckage area enlarged

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Looking toward the Knee of Cairnsmore from Clints of the Spout.

 

looking toward the knee of cairnsmore

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Looking back down the valley from Clints of the Spout.

 

The two Ansons could only have flown up toward the camera (in different years) to have ended up where they did.

 

from clints of the spout - looking back down the valley

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 

 

WRECKAGE PHOTOS SHOWN BELOW

 

 


 

 

 


 

 

Wreckage Photos (Undercarriage and Wing Section)

 

BELOW: Sections of oleo legs and tubing, still showing signs of chrome plating.

 

sections of undercarriage legs

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Mainwheel undercarriage leg fork and other wreckage from Anson W2630.

 

undercarriage leg fork and other wreckage

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A closer view of the heavily corroded undercarriage leg fork.

 

a heavily corroded undercarriage leg fork

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Tailwheel undercarriage leg fork.

 

tailwheel landing gear fork

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Undercarriage actuator chain drive (remains) and nacelle bearer attachments.

 

undercarriage actuator chain drive remains

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Side view of undercarriage actuator unit.

 

side view of undercarriage actuator unit

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Badly corroded motor or generator.

 

corroded motor or generator

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of a wing leading edge.

 

wing leading edge

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Front view of wing leading edge.

 

front view of wing leading edge

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 

 


 

 

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