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: View of the main crater. Ben a Bhuird (scene of an Airspeed Oxford crash) can be seen in the distance.

 

View of main crater. Ben a Bhuird can be seen in the distance.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Piece of fuselage frame in the main crater.

 

piece of fuselage frame in main crater.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Various pieces of wreckage in the main crater.

 

various pieces of wreckage in main crater.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Collection of interesting small pieces.

 

collection of interesting small pieces

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Collection of wreckage to north east of main crater.

 

collection of wreckage to north east of main crater.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Fragment of fuel tank.

 

Fragment of fuel tank.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Large piece of wing or tail.

 

Large piece of wing or tail.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another view of the wing or tail section.

 

This photo shows the geodetic structure of the wing (a structure used throughout the airframe); with parts of the wing spars, and wing ribs.

 

Another view of the wing or tail section.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A close-up view of the Geodetic structure designed by Barnes Wallis for use in this airframe.

 

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 

 

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BELOW: Part of a rudder mass-balance weight (?)

 

part of a rudder mass-balance weight (?)

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Pieces from wheel and undercarriage.

 

pieces from wheel and undercarriage.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Unknown sub-section with good-as-new chrome tube.

 

Unknown sub-section with good-as-new chrome tube.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A crushed and corroded box containing electrical parts and wiring.

 

a crushed and corroded box containing electrical parts and wiring.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: One of the small electrical motors to be found among the debris.

 

one of the small electrical motors to be found among the debris.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of a casting, with notation stamps.

 

Part of a casting, with notation stamps.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: .303-in (7.7mm) ammunition.

 

.303-in (7.7mm) ammunition.

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Part of a cockpit control panel indicator (for landing lights, camera, bomb bay, etc).

 

electrical switchboard (landing lights, camera, bomb bay, etc).

 

Photo: © 2013-2014 Gary Nelson

 

 

 


 

 

 

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