NX6099 : Blue Peter Memorial

taken 8 years ago, near to Bow Burn [water Feature], Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Blue Peter Memorial
Blue Peter Memorial
The plaque on this Memorial Stone states "Near this spot on 23rd May, 1942 Spitfire Mk VB AD 540 Blue Peter crashed whilst on convoy duties in the Clyde Estuary. PO David Hunter-Blair being killed in the accident. The aircraft lay hidden for 51 yrs to the day it crashed until discovered by Ralph Davidson of the DGAG on 23 May 1993.
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NX6099, 8 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 27 August, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 October, 2009
Category
Aircraft crash site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 604 990 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:15.9530N 4:11.8559W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 604 990
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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