|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||World War Two aircraft crash site|
A crashed World War Two Spitfire fighter aircraft was excavated in 1986.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 568 070|
|Parish:||MARSHLAND ST. JAMES, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Excavation of crashed aircraft. Marked from grid reference given, though location called 'Outwell'.
Spitfire Mark 2 number P7913 flown by 'Screwball' Beurling. Cockpit and engine fairly intact and to be displayed.
Excavated by Fenland Aircraft Preservation Society.
E. Rose (NAU), 26 June 1986.
- AIRCRAFT (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
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