Sabre Mk.2 19234 137 (T) Flight R.C.A.F. Crashed 14:12:54

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.

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Wreckage of 19234 on Black Hill, which consists mainly of wing sections.

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A close-up of the stencilling on one of the wing sections.

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