Browse Items (105 total)

  • Spatial Coverage is exactly "England--Derbyshire"

PDunmoreG16010036.jpg
Wing centre section of Hampden with engine nacelles and undercarriage vertically on a two wheeled trailer. In the background a brick building with windows left and right. Submitted with caption 'Repair of damaged Hampden bombers. Loading process…

Tags:

PDunmoreG16010042.jpg
Wing centre section with part of fuselage on a two wheeled trailer with truck cab in front. Derby Works in the background. Submitted with caption 'Repair of Lancaster Bombers. Completed centre section ready for despatch'.

Identification kindly…

Tags:

PDunmoreG16010043.jpg
Cab on the left and trailer to the right with wing sections loaded vertically. Derby Works in the background. Submitted with caption ' Repair of Lancaster bombers. Completed main plane loaded for despatch'.

Identification kindly provided by Nigel…

PSaundersEJ20010002.jpg
Three photographs from an album.
Photo 1 is Sam on a bike, captioned 'N.C.U. Sports - Egg and Spoon Race'.
Photo 2 is a group of cyclists including Sam, captioned 'N.C.U. Jubilee Ride'
Photo 3 is a large building, captioned 'Derwent Youth Hostel'.

Tags:

PSaundersEJ20010004.jpg
Four photographs of views of the countryside.
Photo 1 is a bridge at Ilan Hall.
Photo 2 is the Pack Horse bridge, Derwent.
Photo 3 is a view at Millers Dale, Derbyshire.
Photo 4 is the Youth Hostel at Hemel Hempstead.

MBowerFG1575473-200123-040001.jpg
A list of addresses where F G Bower stayed interspersed with names and addresses of colleagues.

MShawSR3002545-160211-040001.jpg
A membership card issued to Stan Shaw by the Borrowash Flight 1117 Squadron.

MShawSR3002545-160211-050001.jpg
RAF Form 295B issued to Stan Shaw.

MShawSR3002545-160211-100001.jpg
His story begins in June 1941 when the Air Minister broadcast that a new cadet force was to be set up. Stan joined immediately. Initially they marched then received training in relevant subjects - Maths, Physics, Theory of Flight, Navigation, Morse…

MShawSR3002545-160211-12.jpg
A certificate issued to Stan by the National Association of Spotters' Clubs.

MShawSR3002545-160211-13.jpg
A document issued to Stan Shaw by the RAF Volunteer Reserve. It postpones Stan's calling up.

MShawSR3002545-160211-19.jpg
A page from Stan's memoirs starting with the airship R101, Cobham's Flying Circus, Air Training Corps, glimpses of his service activities then ending with the 54 Maintenance Unit.

PShawSR1605.jpg
A group photo of the 2069 Air Training Cadet squadron. Stan is back row, sixth from left.
On the reverse the men are named.
A second identical but slightly better quality image is included. On the reverse of this is 'Original photo 42-43'
A third…

Tags:

PShawSR1612.jpg
A group of air cadets marching along a street, led by drummers. On the reverse '2069 Sqn 119 March 1943 Wings for Victory Parade 1943'.
A second lower quality image is included. On the reverse '2069 Sqdn Spondon A Flight band leading Wings for…

Tags:

PShawSR1620.jpg
A card with
'Air Training Corps.
'A' Flight.
1117 & 2069 Sqdn.
Spondon. 1941-44'.

Tags:

PShawSR1621.jpg
A large group of marching men on parade. On the reverse '1943. Local Ack Ack battery on church parade, led by ATC band passing West Rd. Spondon'.
Included is a poor quality photocopied image. On the reverse 'Dale Road's Heavy Ack-Ack battery passing…

PShawSR1623.jpg
20 Air Training Corps cadets marching in front of their school. On the reverse 'Springfield School 1943'.

Tags:

SHorryM[Ser#-DoB]v10014-0016.jpg
A document issued to RJ Prescott accompanying his medals.

SNolanJF150621v10032-0001.jpg
Notifying him that he was to move on long term detachment to Vickers Armstrong Blackpool with effect from 18 August 1944.

SNolanJF150621v10002.jpg
List of places and dates where Frank Nolan studied or worked. Of note were placements at Vickers Armstrong at Squires Gate, A V Roe at Chadderton and various ministry of aircraft production aeronautical inspection directorate locations.

SNolanJF150621v10010.jpg
Notifies him of temporary attachment for further training to the L.M.S Railway Company in Derby.

SNolanJF150621v10019.jpg
Sates that J F Nolan has been accorded household status and asks that he instructs Nolan to claim lodging allowance with effect from 7th September 1942.

SNolanJF150621v10018.jpg
Notifies him of upgrading to examiner and that he will be stationed at L.M.S Rly Co Derby. Covers some financial and domestic issues.
Output Formats

atom, dc-rdf, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2