Douglas B-26 Invader

Distinkhorn, Darvel, E Ayrshire

 
     
 
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PAGE 1-B:   Assorted Wreckage including Engine

 

 

 

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Douglas B-26 Invader 8811B at Distinkhorn, by Darvel, E Ayrshire

 

 

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  • Assorted Wreckage including Engine.

 


 

 

Assorted Wreckage

 

 

BELOW: Page from the visitors book.

 

Page from the visitors book.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Hinged actuator mechanism. Purpose unknown.

 

Hinged actuator mechanism. Purpose unknown.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next two photos): There is a lot of panels lying around; some are on the surface but a lot more are buried in the boggy ground.

 

(next two photos): There is a lot of panels lying around; some on the surface but a lot more buried in the boggy ground.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Looking over the wrecksite to Distinkhorn.

 

Looking over the wrecksite to Distinkhorn.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next two photos): Possibly, a tank from the aircraft.

 

(next two photos): Possibly, a tank from the aircraft.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another view of the ammunition chute shown on Page 1-A.

 

Another view of the amunition chute shown on Page 1-A.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Close-up view of the rusting mechanism.

 

 

Close-up view of the rusting mechanism.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Wing section with wiring attached.

 

Wing section with wiring attached.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next two photos): These are reported to be rocket pylons.

 

(next two photos): These are reported to be rocket pylons.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

 

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Engine, Gearbox/Supercharger, and Reduction Gear.

 

 

BELOW (next three photos): Large gearbox / supercharger.

 

(next three photos): Large gearbox / supercharger.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

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Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Rusty linkage.

 

Rusty linkage.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The one remaining Wright Cyclone engine.

 

The one remaining Wright Cyclone engine.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another view of the remaining engine from this aircraft.

 

 

Another view of the remaining engine from this aircraft.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A closer view of some of the cylinders and gears.

 

A closer view of some of the cylinders and gears.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Close-up of damaged cylinders on radial engine.

 

Close-up of damaged cylinder heads.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: This view shows the engine partly submerged in the boggy ground.

 

This view shows the engine partly submerged in the boggy ground.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: An electrical motor or generator.

 

Electrical motor or generator.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Inside of the box attached to above.

 

Inside of the box attached to above.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next two photos): Propeller reduction gear.

 

(next two photos): Propeller reduction gear.

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

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