Peak District Air Accident Research
Researching historic aviation accidents and locating crash sites in the Peak District & throughout the British Isles
13th February 1949
Spitfire Mk.22 PK617
No.608 Sqn, RAuxAF
Raven Gill, Commondale
The pilot was on a training flight from Thornaby when his aircraft dived into the ground while he was performing low level aerobatics.