I have only just started to look at the Bobbington website hence the delayed response to your message.
My parents told me that a plane crashed in a small wood that used to be part of a farm owned by the Roberts family. There were some dead trees where the plane crashed. The small wood was about 3/4 mile south of the airfield alongside the road that runs from the south west corner of the airfield to Highgate common. It may be just a story and it may not be connected with the plane crash that interests you.
Hope that helps.
Hello.I was born in bobbington and went to the (temporary school)that is now the playground apparently this was erected because of a plane that took the tower off the Whitecross school I asked my Mom a few years ago if she knew of any plane crashes from the aerodrome and she surprised me with this info.A plane crashed by the school another I was taken back when she said Avro Ansons another crashed in Heathton and one by Roberts farm.I did find this on a site but cannot find it now VERY disappointed.?
Hope this helps.?Jim.