Airspeed Oxford HM724

Braeriach, Cairngorms

 
     
 
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Aircraft: Airspeed Oxford HM724 on Braeriach

 

 

This Page Contains:

  • Wreckage Photos of both Engines.

 


 

 

Engine Photos

 

 

BELOW: Remains of the two Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah engines from Airspeed Oxford HM724.

 

two cheetah engines on braeriach.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Both Cheetah radial engines lie in a burn on the slopes of Braeriach.

 

The lower engine (see below) still has a large part of the cowling attached with the green camouflage paint still visible.

 

engines lie in burn on braeriach.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: This view shows part of a cowling still attached to one of the engines.

 

cowling still attached to one of the engines.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A closer view of one of the Cheetah engines showing part of the cowling, exhaust collector ring and ancillary components (carburettors, etc).

 

closer view of one engine.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

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BELOW: A closer view of the other Cheetah engine.

 

closer view of other engine.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Close-up view of ancillary components on the radial engine.

 

close-up view of cylinder arrangement - severely damaged.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Three of the cylinders from the 7-cylinder air cooled Cheetah engine.

 

two of the engine's cylinders.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Side view of cylinders showing part of the piston connecting rods.

 

cylinder piston rods.

 

Photo: © 2013 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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