Excavation of the B17 Heavenly Body II

Gary Foulger and friends

By Janet Penn

Gary Foulger has lent the archive some photos taken in 1978 of him and some of his friends out on the point excavating the B17 bomber that collided over Canvey in 1944 crashing at the point.

Photo:No.2 engine
Photo:Aircraft frame
Photo:Rikkie Foulger at the site
Photo:Crash site looking towards Leigh
Photo:Verno Cox, Dean Thompson and Gary Foulger
Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Excavation of the B17 Heavenly Body II' page
Photo:Gary with propeller blade and air frame wing
Photo:Fuel and engine oil front of aircraft
This gallery was added by Janet Penn on 06/07/2014.