SK0994 : B-29 crash site

taken 5 years ago, near to Crooked Clough [other Features], Derbyshire, Great Britain

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B-29 crash site
B-29 crash site
B-29 Superfortress "Overexposed" of the 16th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron USAF crashed on this bleak moorland while descending through cloud on 3rd November 1948. It was on a routine flight from Scampton to Burtonwood. All 13 crewmembers were killed.
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 February, 2014   (more nearby)
Saturday, 22 February, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0909 9486 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:27.0255N 1:51.8756W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0910 9485
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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