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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24981
Last updated: 18 November 2018
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Date:20-OCT-1928
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60 Moth
Owner/operator:Miss Sicele J.M. O'Brien
Registration: G-EBOS
C/n / msn: 268
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mote Mount Golf Course, Mill Hill, Middlesex -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Stag Lane Aerodrome, Edgware, Middlesex
Destination airport:Stag Lane Aerodrome, Edgware, Middlesex
Narrative:
c/no. 268 DH.60 [Cirrus I]: registered G-EBOS [C of R 1283] 5.7.26 to The De Havilland Aircraft Co Ltd, Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex; operated by the DeHavilland School of Flying. C of A 1009 issued 29.7.26. Sold and Re-registered [C of R 1451] 2.8.27 to Miss Sicele J.M. O'Brien, Stag Lane.

Written off when spun in and crashed at Mote Mount Golf Course, Mill Hill, Middlesex, 20.10.28. (Pilot had not coupled up the rudder bar prior to instructional flight); pilot, Miss O'Brien, who lost a leg, was badly injured, as was her passenger, Miss Mildred Leith.

Registration formally cancelled by the UK Civil Aviation Authority 2.11.28 as destroyed

Sources:

1. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBOS.pdf
2. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
3. http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/p002.htm
4. http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C6576598
5. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/82-register-gb-g-eb
6. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60-moth-mill-hill


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-Dec-2011 08:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Sep-2017 21:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Jun-2018 15:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source]

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