Bristol Blenheim Z7356

Braeriach, Cairngorms, Aberdeenshire

 
     
 
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NOTE: This page contains wreckage location legends for the following aircraft:

 


(1) Avro Anson on Ben Macdui,

 


(2) Airspeed Oxford on Braeriach

 


(3) Bristol Blenheim on Braeriach.

 

 

 


 

 

LEGEND FOR AVRO ANSON WRECKAGE ON BEN MACDUI

 

 

BELOW: Location of the wreckage parts on Ben Macdui.
(See also enlargement below).

 

(This photo was taken from the point of the highest Blenheim engine on Braeriach, looking across the Lairig Ghru to Ben Macdui.).

 

legend showing areas of wreckage.

 

Photo diagram © 2013-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

BELOW: Closer view of above area.

 

In this photo, the wreckage lies to the right of the summit.
Various parts can be found within the area circled in blue; from Allt a' Choire Mhòir up toward the Memorial plaque.

 

legend showing areas of wreckage.

 

Photo diagram © 2013-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

 

BELOW: Legend showing location of engines on slopes below Ben Macdui.

 

(This photo also shows the location of the Blenheim and Oxford crash sites near Braeriach opposite. See detailed photo below.)

 

legend showing location of Anson engines.

 

Photo diagram © 2013-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 



 

 

 

LEGEND FOR AIRSPEED OXFORD AND BRISTOL BLENHEIM WRECKAGE ON BRAERIACH

 

BELOW: Legend showing location of individual wreckage parts / sections scattered over Braeriach on the other side of the Lairig Ghru.
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COLOUR CODE:
Pale yellow lines encircle Oxford wreckage.
Pale blue lines encircle Blenheim wreckage.

 

(The Oxford wreckage is also scattered down the burn on the other side of the hill for quite a distance; out of view of the photo.)

 

legend showing location of wreckage parts on ben macdui.

 

Photo diagram © 2013-2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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PAGE 1-F Route photos from the Sugarbowl car park to Braeriach;
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