HU4885 : Air Crash Debris from 1942

taken 3 months ago, 3 km from West Yell, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Air Crash Debris from 1942
Air Crash Debris from 1942
In January 1942 an RAF aircraft crashed here with the loss of 7 lives. Substantial bits of the plane are still here, this is the largest but other debris is scattered around the area.
The site is preserved as a memorial.
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HU4885, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 19 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 21 June, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 4805 8532 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:32.9134N 1:7.5504W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 4807 8529
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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