SO8816 : Plaque Commemorating Gloster Aircraft Factory

taken 12 years ago, near to Hucclecote, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Plaque Commemorating Gloster Aircraft Factory
Plaque Commemorating Gloster Aircraft Factory
The Gloster B28/39

First British Jet Aircraft

Designed and constructed by Gloster Aircraft Company Ltd. a member of the Hawker Siddeley Group on this site during 1940-41 and powered by the first jet engine invented by Sir Frank Whittle

This plaque is also a tribute to all GAC personnel who contributed so much to the 1939-45 war effort

Commemorative plaque designed by Gloster Design Services (e&b) ltd.
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Tuesday, 16 August, 2005   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 16 August, 2005
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Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8807 1650 [10m precision]
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