The aircraft, a reconditioned machine, was on a test flight from Ringway (Manchester) when it flew into high ground on Black Hill, close to the Holme Moss TV transmitter.
Sadly, the pilot was killed.
Flying Officer PATRICK V ROBINSON Pilot
The wreckage lies a short distance from the remains of a Fairey Swordfish.
Wreckage of 19234 on Black Hill, which consists mainly of wing sections.
A close-up of the stencilling on one of the wing sections.