Cwm Eigiau – Bristol Blenheim Mk IV, L9039, 13 Operational Training Unit, 8 Apr 1940 (1)

Cwm Eigiau - Blenheim, L9039 - Lower engine at foot of Craig yr Ysfa

Cwm Eigiau - Blenheim, L9039 - Lower engine at foot of Craig yr Ysfa

Site visited 17 October 2009 Location Foot of Craig yr Ysfa, Cwm Eigiau, Carneddau, Wales
SH 69627 63898
53.15619°N, 3.95122°W
53°09.371’N, 3°57.073’W
Aircraft
Manufacturer Bristol Registration L9039
Model Blenheim Mk IV Unit 13 Operational Training Unit
Crash date 8 April 1940
Further Information
Peak District Air Accident Research; Peak Wreck Hunters; Blenheim (Wikipedia)

Cwm Eigiau - Blenheim, L9039 - Craig yr Ysfa

Cwm Eigiau - Blenheim, L9039 - Craig yr Ysfa


Cwm Eigiau - Blenheim, L9039

Cwm Eigiau - Blenheim, L9039

One thought on “Cwm Eigiau – Bristol Blenheim Mk IV, L9039, 13 Operational Training Unit, 8 Apr 1940 (1)

  1. Found a considerable quantity of wreckage including a panel with a date ‘1943’ and an ‘if found please keep – Macclesfield’ scratched into the inside face – is this part of the Craig Yr Ysfa Blenheim – if so it’s a long way from the crash site – this was closer to the quarry than the crags!

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