DH Mosquito MM244

Corryfoyness, Loch Ness, Highland

 
     
 
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PAGE 1-C:  Remaining Wreckage Parts and Return Route Photos

 

 

Remaining Wreckage Parts

 

 

BELOW: Some tiny scraps on the surface. The piece on the left is a small bit of the Plywood skinning.

 

(The Mosquito was nicknamed The Wooden Wonder due to the amount of wood used in the construction of the airframe.)

 

Some tiny scraps on the surface.  The piece on the left is a small bit of the Plywood skinning.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Could be a shard of Anglo Saxon pottery but more likely a piece of cast metal.

 

Could be a shard of Anglo Saxon pottery but more likely a piece of cast metal.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The muddy crater is in the centre of this photo. The black marks visible in the crater are deer footprints so the nearby deer fence isn't working too good.

 

The muddy crater is in the centre of this photo.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: A couple of pieces of unrecognisable alloy.

 

a couple of pieces of unrecognisable alloy.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another scrap lying in the crater.

 

Another scrap lying in the crater.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The piece of Plywood.

 

The piece of Plywood.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: Another tiny piece of Plywood. This piece show signs of the light PRU blue paint.

 

Another tiny piece of Plywood, showing signs of the light blue PRU paint.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

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Return Route Photos

 

 

BELOW: Back along the great Glen Way. Again, the arrow points to the crash site.

 

Back along the great Glen Way. Again, the arrow points to the crash site.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW: The return trip involved more uphill than the outbound.

 

The return trip involved more uphill than the outbound.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next 2 photos) : Stuff around Abriachan Forest Walks.

 

(next 2 photos) : Stuff around Abriachan Forest Walks.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next 2 photos) : On top of Carn na Leitire on the way back to the car park, trying and failing to get a good view down Loch Ness.

 

The crash site is marked with a yellow cross on the next photo.

 

On top of Carn na Leitire on the way back to the car park.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

BELOW (next 6 photos) : The last leg of the journey back to the car park at Abriachan Forest Centre.

 

(next 6 photos) : The last leg of the journey back to the car park at Abriachan Forest Centre.

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 


 

 

 

 

Photo: (©) 2015 Gary Nelson

 

 

 

 

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