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Peak District Air Accident Research

Peak District Air Accident Research

Peak District Air Accident Research
Aircraft Crash Sites in the Pennines

 

 Date  Type  Serial  Operator  Unit  Location of Crash
 06/11/1928  Atlas Mk.I  J9043  RAF  No.26 Sqn  Grinton Moor, North Yorkshire
 26/10/1935  DH Dragon  G-ADEE  Civil  Railway Air Services  Bleasdale, Lancashire
 26/10/1938  Blenheim Mk.I  L1252  RAF  No.32 Sqn  Middleton in Teesdale, County Durham
 20/06/1939  Dragon Rapide  G-AERE  Civil  British American Air Services  Ettersgill, County Durham
 18/07/1939  Spitfire Mk.I  K9888  RAF  No.41 Sqn  Great Dun Fell, Cumbria
 12/09/1940  Skua  [L2929]  ATA  No.4 FPP  High Bentham, Lancashire
 16/10/1940  Whitley Mk.V  T4225  ATA  No.4 FPP  Bingley Moor, West Yorkshire
 10/01/1941  Hurricane Mk.I  P3522  RAF  No.213 Sqn  Caldbergh Moor, North Yorkshire
 27/01/1941  Blenheim Mk.I  K7076  RAF  No.54 OTU  Arnagill Moor, North Yorkshire
 18/08/1941  Defiant Mk.I  N1651  RAF  No.256 Sqn  Marshaw, Lancashire
 23/08/1941  Whitley Mk.V  T4234  RAF  No.10 Sqn  Widdale Fell, Cumbria
 30/01/1942  Wellington Mk.IC  N2848  RAF  No.18 OTU  Starbotton Fell, North Yorkshire
 08/02/1942  Wellington Mk.IC  T2715  RAF  No.25 OTU  Dufton Fell, Cumbria
 16/02/1942  Halifax Mk.II  L9619  RAF  No.10 Sqn  Keld, North Yorkshire
 12/06/1942  Hurricane Mk.IIB  AG680  ATA  No.5 FPP  Keld, North Yorkshire
 03/09/1942  Wellington Mk.IC  Z8808  RAF  No.11 OTU  Ashfold Gill Head, North Yorkshire
 03/09/1942  Wellington Mk.IC  DV718  RAF  No.11 OTU  Blake Hill, North Yorkshire
 06/09/1942  Hudson Mk.I  N7325  RAF  No.1 (C)OTU  Cross Fell, Cumbria
29/11/1942  Mustang Mk.I  AP208  RAF  No.4 Sqn  Holdron Castle, Lancashire
15/12/1942  Mustang Mk.I  AG586  RAF  No.613 Sqn  Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire
 21/01/1943  Halifax Mk.II  DT581  RAF  No.51 Sqn  Hoarside Moor, West Yorkshire
 26/01/1943  P-38G Lightning  42-12905  USAAF  78th FG  Dunsop Fell, Lancashire
 26/01/1943  P-38G Lightning  42-12928  USAAF  78th FG  Baxton Fell, Lancashire
 28/01/1943  Halifax Mk.II  W1146  RAF  No.1659 HCU  Great Shunner Fell, North Yorkshire
 10/02/1943  Tomahawk Mk.I  AH744  RAF  No.1472 Flight  Red Gill Moss, County Durham
 18/03/1943  Anson Mk.I  DJ453  RAF  No.4 AOS  Cross Fell, Cumbria
 23/03/1943  Mosquito N.F. Mk.II  DD750  RAF  No.25 Sqn  Silsden, West Yorkshire
 04/07/1943  Beaufighter T.F. Mk.X  JM223  RAF  No.9 OTU  Croglin Fell, Cumbria
 12/07/1943  Halifax Mk.V  DG404  RAF  No.1663 HCU  Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire
 23/11/1943  Halifax Mk.II  DT578  RAF  No.1658 HCU  Great Whernside, North Yorkshire
 24/11/1943  Halifax Mk.II  JB926  RAF  No.1658 HCU  Slipstone Crags, North Yorkshire
04/12/1943  Martinet T.T. Mk.I  MS554  RAF  No.1691 Flt  West Bolton Moor, North Yorkshire
 24/12/1943  Oxford Mk.I  BM837  RCAF  No.410 Sqn  Winter Hill, Lancashire
 02/01/1944  Wellington Mk.III  BK387  RAF  No.82 OTU  Oakworth, West Yorkshire
 13/01/1944  P-47D Thunderbolt  42-22758  USAAF  27th ATG  Pendle Hill, Lancashire
 31/01/1944  Halifax Mk.V  DK185  RAF  No.1664 HCU  Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire
 09/02/1944  Anson Mk.I  N4919  RAF  No.2 (O)AFU  Wolfhole Crag, Lancashire
 12/04/1944  Halifax Mk.II  BB310  RAF  No.1674 HCU  Great Dun Fell, Cumbria
 21/04/1944  Wellington Mk.III  BK347  RAF  No.30 OTU  Whernside, North Yorkshire
 09/08/1944  Blenheim Mk.V  BA246  RAF  No.12 (P)AFU  Bleasdale Moor, Lancashire
 14/08/1944  Stirling Mk.III  EE975  RAF  No.1660 HCU  Oldcote Moor, North Yorkshire
 04/10/1944  Lancaster Mk.I  NF963  RAF  No.550 Sqn  Ellingstring, North Yorkshire
 02/01/1945  B-24J Liberator  42-100322  USAAF  448th BG  Burn Fell, Lancashire
 19/02/1945  B-24J Liberator  42-50668  USAAF  491st BG  Black Hameldon, Lancashire
 02/02/1945  Hurricane Mk.IIC  PG472  RAF  No.11 (P)AFU  Winter Hill, Lancashire
 17/05/1945  B-17G Flying Fortress  44-8683  USAAF  388th BG  Great Whernside, North Yorkshire
 28/05/1945  Wellington Mk.X  HE226  RAF  No.17 OTU  Bycliffe, North Yorkshire
 29/07/1945  Mustang Mk.III  SR411  RAF  No.316 (Polish) Sqn  Wives Hill, Lancashire
 05/11/1945  Lancaster Mk.I  RA571  RCAF  No.429 Sqn  Beamsley Beacon, West Yorkshire
 15/12/1945  Barracuda Mk.II  DR306  RN  No.769 NAS  Whernside, North Yorkshire
 10/01/1946  Mosquito N.F. Mk.30  NT544  RAF  No.54 OTU  Keld, North Yorkshire
 03/02/1946  Dakota Mk.III  KG502  RAF  No.1383 TCU  Cold Fell, Cumbria
 14/02/1946  Mosquito F.B. Mk.VI  TA525  RAF  No.13 OTU  Castle Bolton, North Yorkshire
 03/07/1948  Spitfire F.R. Mk.14  NM814  RAuxAF  No.611 Sqn  Coldbergh Edge, North Yorkshire
 13/12/1948  Mosquito N.F. Mk.36  RL197  RAF  No.228 OCU  Great Whernside, North Yorkshire
 27/06/1953  Chipmunk T. Mk.10  WD326  RAF  No.19 RFS  Malham, North Yorkshire
 14/11/1953  Meteor F. Mk.8  WH383 and WH384  RAuxAF  No.610 Sqn  Edgworth, Lancashire
 19/02/1954  Dragon Rapide  G-AFMF  Civil  Oldstead Airways  Simonburn Common, Northumberland
 24/03/1954  Meteor N.F. Mk.11  WD778  RAF  No.228 OCU  Knock Fell, Cumbria
 27/02/1958  Bristol Freighter Mk.21  G-AICS  Civil  Silver City Airways  Winter Hill, Lancashire
 29/09/1959  Javelin F.A.W. Mk.5  XA662  RAF  No.228 OCU  Castle Bolton, North Yorkshire
 17/10/1961  DC-3 Dakota  G-AMVC  Civil  BKS Transport  Croglin Fell, Cumbria
 22/12/1965  Chipmunk T. Mk.10  WP968  RAF  Manchester UAS  Winter Hill, Lancashire
 23/09/1969  Piper Cherokee  G-AVYN  Civil  Newcastle Aero Club  Ashfold Gill Head, North Yorkshire
 03/07/1979  Jet Provost T. Mk.5A  XW371  RAF  No.7 FTS  Roeburndale, Lancashire
 21/11/1983  Jet Provost T. Mk.3A  XM453  RAF  No.3 FTS  Ribblehead, North Yorkshire
 07/01/1986  Phantom F.G.R. Mk.2  XV434  RAF  No.29 Sqn  Buckden Pike, North Yorkshire
 21/10/1993  Tornado F. Mk.3  ZE858  RAF  No.43 Sqn  Stainmore, Cumbria
 21/03/2011  Cessna 152  G-BJKY  Civil  Westair  Ingleborough, North Yorkshire

 

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