SH8622 : Wreckage in Creiglyn Dyfi

taken 31 years ago, 5 km from Llanymawddwy, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Wreckage in Creiglyn Dyfi
Wreckage in Creiglyn Dyfi
The engine of a plane wreck lies, partially visible, in the waters of the lake.

Update 6th June 2010 - this is a Hercules radial engine from a Bristol Beaufighter, (registered TF.X RD210), which crashed on the 10th of February 1945. It was based at RAF Pershore. The two crew were killed, the pilot, Flying Officer A L Roe (RAAF) and Warrant Officer Newby. (Many thanks to Chris Andrews for this information)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 February, 1987   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 17 January, 2010
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Wreckage > Wreckage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 867 225 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:47.2885N 3:40.8904W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 867 224
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