Bristol Blenheim Z7356

Braeriach, Cairngorms, Aberdeenshire

 
     
 
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Aircraft: Bristol Blenheim Z7356 on Braeriach

 

 

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Wreckage Location Legends

 

 

BELOW: Location of remaining wreckage from the Bristol Blenheim aircraft. The wreckage from the Airspeed Oxford aircraft that crashed nearby is also indicated on the photo.

 

(See also Wreckage Parts Location Legends on PAGE 1-G.)

 

Location of remaining wreckage from the Bristol Blenheim aircraft.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: An overview of the area where the Blenheim wreckage is scattered. (Enlargement below.)

 

Wreckage also runs down the Dukes Path which runs from the snowfield in the background down into Lairig Ghru.

 

A closer view of the Blenheim wreckage locations.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: An enlarged view of the above photo.

 

An enlarged view of the above photo.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

Assorted Wreckage Collections

 

 

BELOW: The following photos show collections of wreckage from the Bristol Blenheim.

 

The following photos show collections of wreckage from the Bristol Blenheim.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of a wing.

 

Part of a wing.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Various parts from the airframe.

 

Various parts from the airframe.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Bearers and cables among the wreckage.

 

Bearers and cables among the wreckage.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Unidentified parts.

 

Unidentified parts.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Close-up of heavily corroded joint.

 

Close-up of heavily corroded joint.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

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BELOW: A collection of smaller parts including control wire, etc.

 

A collection of smaller parts including control wire, etc.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Hydraulic leg (?)

 

hydraulic arm (?)

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Piping.

 

Hydraulic pipes (?)

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A piece of hydraulic pipe.

 

A piece of hydraulic pipe.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The boulder fields on the bealach and the ones running down into Lairig Ghru are littered with smaller pieces (see examples below).

 

The boulder fields on the bealach and the ones running down into Lairig Ghru are littered with smaller pieces.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Unidentified hydraulic part.

 

Unidentified hydraulic part.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another view of the hydraulic unit.

 

Another view of the hydraulic unit.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Piece of wing spar.

 

Piece of wing spar.

 

Photo: © 2014-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 


 

 

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