E.E. Canberra WJ615

Carn an t-Sagairt Mor, Grampians

 
     
 
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PAGE 1-D:  Wreckage Parts (Plateau and summit of Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr)

 

 

NOTE: The following photos show wreckage found on the plateau and summit of Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr. This is the main wreckage area.

 

 


 

 

BELOW: A piece from one of the jet engines found on the summit plateau.

 

piece from one of the jet engines.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of an engine.

 

part of an engine.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A fractured fan assembly from one of the Rolls Royce Avon turbojet engines.

 

fractured engine fan assembly.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another part of a jet engine fan assembly, together with part of the engine casting.

 

another part of a jet engine fan.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: End view of part of the damaged turbojet engine.

 

end view of turbojet engine.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Opposite end of turbojet engine.

 

opposite end of turbojet engine.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The engine lies on the plateau of Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr. This photo shows the relative position.

 

relative position of engine.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another piece of a jet engine found on the summit plateau.

 

piece of jet engine.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Alternative view of this engine section.

 

another view of engine section.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Relative position of engine section on plateau.

 

position of engine section on plateau.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 

 

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BELOW: One of several burial pits on the summit. There are bits of both engines in this pit as well.

 

one of several wreckage burial pits on summit.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A closer view of some of the half-buried parts from the Canberra.

 

some of the half-buried parts.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: More half-buried aircraft parts on the summit area.

 

more half-buried parts.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Assorted wreckage including remains of electrical components.

 

assorted wreckage.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: More electrical parts.

 

more electrical parts.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of fuselage panel with port.

 

part of fuselage panel.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Photo showing relative position of half-buried wreckage parts near the summit of Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr.

 

relative position of wreckage parts.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another ring on top of the cairn at Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr. This ring is similar to one lying beside the starboard jet pipe (Page 1-C).

 

ring on top of cairn.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another wreckage burial pit in the vicinity of the summit.

 

another wreckage burial pit.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Larger sections of wreckage in this pit.

 

larger sections of wreckage.

 

Photo: © 2014 Gary Nelson

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

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PAGE 1  Main page for this aircraft.

 

PAGE 1-B  Scattered wreckage found between Fafernie and Carn an t-Sagairt Beag.

 

PAGE 1-C  Wreckage found while ascending Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr.

 

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Plateau and summit of Carn an t-Sagairt Mòr.

 

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