Dakota Flies Over Litchborough
|Author: James Rudd||Published: 13th June 2010 20:23|
A second world war era Dakota flies over Litchborough today
The Editor of AboutMyArea/NN12 was taking a few snaps at Litchborough Cricket Club for the match reports and suddenly it was obvious a low flying aircraft was approaching, struggling with his monopod the Editor managed to get 10 or 12 snaps as the Dakota flew overhead.
Battle of Britain memorial flight Douglas C47 (DC3) Dakota ZA947 clips the tree tops (probably on route from one of the early summer air isplays at either Shuttleworth or Duxford)
Litchborough Cricket Club were playing Wicken at the Mells Close (Tank Park) cricket ground beautifully prepared in most attractive surroundings.
Completely undaunted by the Dakota flypast the next ball went for a six