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Registration / Serial:LK8**
Aircraft Original Type:Handley Page HP-57/59/61/63/70/71 Halifax/Halton
Aircraft Generic Type:Handley Page HP-57/59/61/63/70/71 Halifax/Halton
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-61 Halifax B3
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 February 1944
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:69780
View count: 36
At the Errwood Park Works in Stockport, Cheshire. Fairey Aviation completed 661 Halifaxes at Stockport and Ringway during World War Two. Orders for another 388 were cancelled. Forward fuselages for several B.III's are seen in initial assembly and a rear fuselage is on a lorry in the right background. Image obtained from Faireys many years ago.
Registration / Serial:LK8**
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-61 Halifax B3
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 February 1944
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:DK***
Aircraft Original Type:Handley Page HP-57/59/61/63/70/71 Halifax/Halton
Aircraft Generic Type:Handley Page HP-57/59/61/63/70/71 Halifax/Halton
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-63 Halifax B5
Operator / Titles:Fairey Aviation
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1943
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:27650
View count: 40
Fairey Aviation built 150 Halifax B.V's at their Errwood Park Works at Stockport. A newly completed example for the RAF has been loaded on a convoy of seven lorries and will depart for Manchester (Ringway) Airport when the lads and lassies of the day shift have gone home. Obtained from Fairey's sixty years ago.
Registration / Serial:DK***
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-63 Halifax B5
Operator / Titles:Fairey Aviation
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:1943
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1938
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:10302
View count: 34
Some of the 1,165 Battle light bombers which were built at Fairey's Stockport factory between June 1937 and November 1940. They were taken in sections to Ringway for final assembly and air testing. From Fairey Aviation 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:K9***
Aircraft Version:Fairey Battle I
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:1938
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:K5085
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Hendon
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Hendon
Aircraft Version:Fairey Hendon
Operator / Titles:Fairey Aviation
C/n (msn):F2124
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:9112
View count: 50
The first production Hendon bomber powered by two RR Kestrel VI engines under assembly in Fairey's factory. The prototype K1695 is far right. K5085 first flew from Manchester Barton on 2 September 1936. 14 were built, serving 38 Squadron until replacement by Wellingtons in late 1938. Obtained from Fairey's over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:K5085
Aircraft Version:Fairey Hendon
Operator / Titles:Fairey Aviation
C/n (msn):F2124
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:1936
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:T4***
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 156 Beaufighter
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 156 Beaufighter
Aircraft Version:Bristol 156 Beaufighter Mk1C
Operator / Titles:(Fairey Aviation)
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1941
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7828
View count: 34
Fairey Aviation built 498 Beaufighters at Stockport and flew them from Manchester (Ringway) between December 1940 and May 1943. Many were supplied to Australia. From Faireys 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:T4***
Aircraft Version:Bristol 156 Beaufighter Mk1C
Operator / Titles:(Fairey Aviation)
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:1941
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1919
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7642
View count: 36
Some of the 400-odd DH-9's built by the National Aircraft Factory No.2 at Heaton Chapel, Stockport in 1918/19. D1389 is centre with painted fin. F357, a NAF No.2-built DH-10 twin engined bomber is upper centre right. From Manchester Airport Archive.
Registration / Serial:D1389
Aircraft Version:Airco DH-9
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:1919
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:P9730
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Barracuda
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Barracuda
Aircraft Version:Fairey Barracuda II
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
C/n (msn):F4641
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1943
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7635
View count: 40
The Barracuda production line at Fairey Aviation's Stockport, Cheshire, factory in early 1943. P9730 is front left and has its Merlin engine fitted. It will be roaded the six miles to Manchester (Ringway) Airport for final assembly and flight testing. Delivered in March 1943, it served with 810 Squadron Fleet Air Arm aboard HMS Illustrious. From Fairey's 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:P9730
Aircraft Version:Fairey Barracuda II
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
C/n (msn):F4641
City / Area:Stockport / Heaton Chapel [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:January 1943
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact