ww2 Formation Flying Photos .....

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A few more to add to the collection ............
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Gotta stick this one in for two reasons. One, The Beaufort is one of my favourites (very workmanlike) two, this is not near St Eval, as the IWM quotes, but about a mile round the corner from Portreath. The airfield is just beyond the cliff edge, and where there is an angle down in the right hand corner, that is Sunny Bottom Corner, also known as Sally's Bottom, (for reasons unknown to me :o ) Have fished off there for many years.
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Great photo, great commentary!
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Thought Alan would like this one..............
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And a few more .........
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And here are a few more ..........
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Five Fairey Barracuda torpedo bombers .....................
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Here is a great photo of a Wellington.
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Here are a couple of B1 Lancs ............
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And a couple of Blackburn Baffins ..........
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