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Aircraft accident near Sighthill on 29th May 1962 (Picture 2)

29th May 1962
Aircraft accident near Sighthill on 29th May 1962 (Picture 2)

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Later picture of the wreckage of the crashed aircraft being removed.

Thanks to Colin Lourie for use of his photograph.
See more of his photos of aircraft which visited Edinburgh’s Turnhouse and other Scottish airports in the 1960s at http://www.clourie.co.uk/aircraft/.

Stuart Laidlaw Added by Stuart Laidlaw

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