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Photographs of the damaged plane G-AGPH, possibly a de Havilland Dragon Rapide, being transported on the back of a lorry but stuck behind a telephone pole on Don Bridge Road. The plane was caught by strong wind in Alderney and brought to Jersey via La Haule beach on a tank landing craft for repair.

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Reference L/A/75/A2/AVI/1/6
Date 5 October 1946
Names de Havilland DH89A Dragon Rapide (Aeroplane)
Keywords Aeroplanes | Planes | winds | beach landings | landing craft | repairs
Category L/A-Businesses
Places Alderney, Don Bridge Road, St Brelade, La Haule
Dimensions 2 Photographs
Language English
Level of description File
Creator Jersey Evening Post, The
Access restrictions Closed for preservation. Please view digital image.
Closed until 2100
Subject 6
File number Aviation
Page number Page

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Photographs of the damaged plane G-AGPH, possibly a de Havilland Dragon Rapide, being transported on the back of a lorry but stuck behind a telephone pole on Don Bridge Road. The plane was caught by strong wind in Alderney and brought to Jersey via La Haule beach on a tank landing craft for repair.
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