15th October 2008 20:21
New Book - Air Crash Northumberland
Just a quick post regarding our new book 'Air Crash Northumberland' published by Countryside Books (http://www.countrysidebooks.co.uk).
The book details 29 crash sites in Northumberland between 1930 and 1983 and has been written by four regulars on this forum, Jim Corbett, Russ Gray, Johnathan Shipley and Neil Anderson.
The stories covered are:
Whitley P4952 at Bellingham
Vulcan XM610 at Wingate
Botha's W5137 & W5154 at Morpeth
B17 42-30030 at Seahouses
B17 44-6504 at Braydon Crag
Beaufighter T3037 at Stobswood
Beaufort L9797 at Ashington
Rapide G-AFMF at Simonburn
Venom WR557 at Slaggyford
Flycatchers N9679 & N9677 at Falstone
Hampden L4054 at Whitley Bay
Hunter XG236 at Kielder
Hurricane KX190 at Elsdon
Tempest EJ859 at Felkington
Typhoon MN140 at North Seaton
Heinkel HE111 3550 at Morpeth
Junkers Ju88 1064 at Bedlington
F104 Starfighter D-8337 at Alwinton
Mustang AG617 at Bellingham
Cherokee G-BHDG at Hedgehope Hill
P47 Thunderbolt 42-25530 at Eshott
Stirling EH880 at Amble
Spitfire's R6596 & X4595 at Hepburn Moor
Spitfire P8563 at Weldon Bridge
Spitfire P8563 at Blanchland
Spitfire AA920 at Longhorsley
Spitfire MH388 at Ouston
Varsity WL640 at Falstone
Wellington X3171 at Greenhaugh
The book can be ordered online from Amazon, Tesco, Waterstones and numerous other sites.
Would welcome any comments should anyone obtain a copy.
All the best.