Hendon/Duxford Visit

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  1. B-17engineer

    B-17engineer Active Member

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    Well, I managed to do both in England! I feel like these two amazing museums need their own thread instead of getting lost in my picture thread...

    Duxford was first up, Hendon was later on...without further to do
     

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    good stuff Harrison.

    is the wax work Terry still in the land warfare building ?
     
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    Very nice B-17. Went to Hendon in '77 with a rinky-dink point and shoot film camera. Did not work out.

    Geo
     
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    Into some aircraft...First off was the US Hangar....plus two Misc.
     

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    i just noticed you can see the waxwork Para that looks suspiciously like Terry in your last picture of the vehicles !
     
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    Nice shots, don't you hate it when they have the tarp on the canopy.
     
  7. B-17engineer

    B-17engineer Active Member

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    Very deflating! :lol:
     
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    Nice shots Harrison. Great place Duxford.
     
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    Dam, now I'm jealous!
     
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    Good stuff H. And I had to sit still for ages whilst they made the mould for that wax figure !!
     
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    Good shots Harrison!
     
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    Nice shots Harrison.


    Wheels
     
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    Agreed Nice stuff Harrison..
     
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    Wow, they really cram a lot of stuff in!
     
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    I will get some more at some point up :lol:
     
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    EXCELLENT shots and material Harrison!!!! :headbang: :cool: :headbang: The F-111 is impressive from that angle.:thumbright:
     
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    The American building is both impressive and a photographer's nightmare - the whole end wall is glass, so looking that way creates extreme glare, but looking from that end things tend to go into the shadows...

    But all the same, it is a fantastic building containing a great collection - I don't think there are many places outside the US where you can see a B-17, B-24, and B-29 together, never mind a U2 and SR-71 alongside a F-111, F-4, and A-10... 8)
     
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    yep, fantastic, nothing even remotely like it in australia.
     
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