Place: Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset


Events associated with this place

Event type Name Event date Notes
Death Lancelot Dalrymple Sandes (1913 - 1941) 26 March 1941

Flying a Bristol Blenheim Bomber Mk IV serial number V6065 returning from a sortie to Brest it crashed in fog at Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset. The aircraft was engulfed and destroyed by fire and all crew were killed.