Vickers Wellington HF816

An Lurg, Bynack More, Highland

 
     
 
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RAF Vickers Wellington HF816 crash on moorland near An Lurg.

 

 

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BELOW: Shattered engine remains, including crankshaft.

 

shattered engine remains.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of a shattered engine with pieces of cylinder liner still attached. There were no pistons still attached to the engine.

 

one of the shattered engines from the wellington.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Closer view of gearing on rear of engine.

 

gearing on rear of engine.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Side view of the engine gearing shown above.

 

another view of engine gearing.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Piston in cylinder liner.

 

Piston in cylinder liner.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 

 

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BELOW: Piston crushed inside its cylinder liner. The forces required to do this would have to be enormous.

 

piston crushed inside cylinder liner.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: One of several pieces of engine gears scattered in the main crater.

 

piece of engine gear.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Broken and bent conrod from engine.

 

broken and bent engine conrod.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: This piston is still attached to the conrod.

 

piston still attached to the conrod.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Engine crankshaft showing the ends of snapped conrods.

 

crankshaft showing ends of snapped conrods.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 

 

 


 

 

 

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