NT6239 : A WW2 air crash site at Darlingfield near Earlston

taken 7 months ago, near to Fans, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

A WW2 air crash site at Darlingfield near Earlston
A WW2 air crash site at Darlingfield near Earlston
These wooden crosses by a farm track at Darlingfield were erected by the Air Crew Remembrance Society in 2015 and 2016 to commemorate the area where a German Junker bomber crashed on 25/03/43. The pilotís grandson and daughter were present at the unveiling of the memorial. All four crew members were killed.
For some interesting information on this crash with photos of the pilot and the unveiling ceremony, see this Auld Earlston link: LinkExternal link
Also this 2016 update: LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 March, 2017   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 11 March, 2017
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Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 6260 3919 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:38.6884N 2:35.7467W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 6260 3919
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