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Re: Help -Plane Crash

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.

Re: Help -Plane Crash

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.