spit_Ia

Spitfire

aircraft production

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Serial Mark c/n Fac Eng History
LA249F21SMAF4382SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Johnson VASM 25mins 12-3-45 del 39MU by F/O Llewellyn ATA 22-3-45 91S 27-9-45 CBAF 30-10-45 600S 'RAG-M' 2-7-47 AGT Gatwick refurb 3-3-51 nes 30-6-53 sold scrap Enfield Rolling Mills 8-7-54
LA250F21SMAF4383SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Johnson VASM 15mins 26-2-45 del 33MU by F/O Dundamy 5-3-45 91S 30-5-45 VASM 28-6-45 mods FAAC 91S 29-6-46 602S 10-4-47 to 6833M RAF St.Athan 24-1-51 SOC 8-1-52
LA251F21SMAF4384SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Johnson VASM 25mins 13-3-45 del 39MU by F/O Gasold ATA 22-3-45 1S 14-6-45 122S 14-2-46 eng fail into sea off Lossiemouth pilot killed 8-3-46 SOC 28-3-46
LA252F21SMAF4385SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Johnson VASM 25mins 15-3-45 del 39MU by F/O Simm ATA 22-3-45 91S 19-4-45 122S 17-1-46 41S FAAC 12-8-46 recat E SOC 22-8-47
LA253F21SMAF4386SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 30mins 22-3-45 del 39MU by F/O Jordan ATA 10-4-45 34MU CAC 27-6-45 ros VA EA 17-10-45 600S 3-6-48 RAF Llandow 29-10-52 CFS Prop hit ground on takeoff overturned FA5(C) 4-12-52
LA254F21SMAF4387SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 10mins 27-3-45 del 33MU by F/O Ball ATA 13-4-45 91S 30-6-45 CBAF 6-9-45 1S 18-12-45 91S 7-11-46 SOC 22-8-47
LA255F21SMAF4388SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 30mins 26-3-45 del 39MU by F/O Fairley ATA 10-4-45 1S 29-6-45 91S VASM 19-7-45 mods CE 13-11-47 to 6490M 4-12-47 extant RAF Wittering as 'JX-U'
LA256F21SMAF4389SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 5mins 29-3-45 del 39MU by F/O Davidson 13-4-45 3CAACU 8-5-53 nes 23-11-53 sold scrap Eyre Smelting 14-6-54
LA257F21SMAF4390SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 5-4-45 del 39MU by F/O Goodwin ATA 23-4-45 nes 19-1-54 sold scrap Eyre Smelting 14-6-54
LA258F21SMAF4391SMG61test flown S/Ldr Ellis VASM 15mins 12-4-45 del 39MU by Capt Cuthbert ATA 25-4-45 3CAACU 18-9-51 nes 31-3-54 sold scrap Eyre Smelting 25-8-54
LA259F21SMAF4392SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 8-4-45 del 39MU by F/O Passold ATA 18-4-45 nes 16-6-53 RAF Old Sarum firing trials 25-5-54
LA260F21SMAF4393SMG61test flown S/Ldr Ellis VASM 20mins 17-4-45 del 33MU by F/O Ayres ATA 27-4-45 1S 30-4-45 FAAC 17-10-45 ASTH 41S 'EB-V' 30-8-46 FAAC 15-5-47 ros crash in transit 41S 24-2-48 VA RAF Llandow 11-12-52 Sold scrap 8-7-54
LA261F21SMAF4394SMG61test flown S/Ldr Ellis VASM 10mins 14-4-45 del 39MU by F/O Tamsay ATA 23-4-45 sold scrap MoS 29-7-54
LA262F21SMAF4395SMG61test flown S/Ldr Ellis VASM 20mins 19-4-45 del 33MU by Capt Turkey ATA 28-4-45 1S 3-8-45 SOC 16-10-47
LA263F21SMAF4396SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 21-4-45 del 39MU by F/O Nest ATA 28-4-45 3CAACU 18-9-51 nes 16-11-53 to 7121M 15-2-54 143ATC
LA264F21SMAF4397SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 23-4-45 del 33MU by F/O Drzewiecki ATA 2-5-45 VASM 6-7-45 mods nes 16-6-53 sold scrap R.J.Coley 25-8-54
LA265F21SMAF4398SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 23-4-45 del 33MU by F/O Fryer ATA 2-5-45 VASM 12-7-45 mods 91S 6-9-45 266OCU 3-10-46 602S 14-9-48 FAAC 14-1-49 to 6834M 29-1-51
LA266F21SMAF4399SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 26-4-45 del 33MU by F/O Dutton ATA 4-5-45 91S 30-6-45 CBAF 9-11-45 FACB 4-1-46 Stalled on landing skidded and u/c collapsed Charterhall 25-1-46 recat E SOC 31-1-46
LA267F21SMAF4400SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 28-4-45 del 33MU by S/O Cowdry ATA 7-6-45 1S 30-9-45 602S 'RAI-M' 18-12-49 spun into ground Bishopton Renfrews pilot killed 3-4-53 ? nes 30-6-53 sold scrap Enfield Rolling Mills 12-7-54
LA268F21SMAF4401SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 27-4-45 del 33MU by F/O Rogers ATA 4-5-45 1S FACB 4-9-45 ASTH refurb 602S 15-4-47 Control lost during aerobatics spun into ground Bishopston Renfrewshire 3-4-48 SOC 22-4-48
LA269F21SMAF4402SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 3-5-45 del CRD AAEE by F/O Hay ATA 15-5-45 33MU 22-9-45 602S 'LO-H' 22-6-49 FAC3R 13-11-49 ASTH refurb nes 16-6-53 sold scrap J.G.Williamson 20-4-54
LA270F21SMAF4403SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 4-5-45 del 39MU by F/O Ayres ATA 16-5-45 nes 16-6-53 sold scrap R.J.Coley 25-8-54
LA271F21SMAF4404SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 11-5-45 del 39MU by F/O Hosking ATA 24-5-45 sold MoS 20-7-54
LA272F21SMAF4405SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 15-5-45 del 33MU by F/O Symondson ATA 7-7-45 41S 5-12-45 19S 12-2-47 CB 13-10-48 VA nes 16-6-53 sold scrap 21-6-54
LA273F21SMAF4406SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 5mins 16-5-45 del 33MU by F/O West ATA 30-5-45 1S 16-9-45 615S 13-5-47 ros 14-5-48 nes 16-6-53 sold scrap Enfield Rolling Mills 8-7-54
LA274F21SMAF4407SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 15mins 25-5-45 3 changes eng del 39MU by F/O Symondson ATA 29-6-45 nes 16-6-53 sold scrap R.J.Coley 25-8-54
LA275F21SMAF4408SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 10mins 23-5-45 del 33MU by F/O Jones ATA 7-6-45 1S 22-8-45 602S 'RAI-H' 2-4-48 Overshot landing at Renfrew FACE 18-6-49 scrap 9-8-49
LA276F21SMAF4409SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 27-5-45 del 33MU by Capt Cuthbert ATA 7-6-45 1S 17-9-45 SOC 16-11-47
LA277F21SMAF4410SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 30-5-45 del 39MU by F/O Jones ATA 12-6-45 1S 19-9-45 FAAC 26-5-46 SOC 16-11-47
LA278F21SMAF4411SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 1-6-45 del 33MU by F/O Fryes ATA 19-6-45 FAAC 10-10-45 ros 41S 13-4-46 600S 'RAG-V' 7-8-47 615S 2-9-47 nes 3-6-53 sold scrap Lawsons Metals 1-10-54
LA279F21SMAF4412SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 5-6-45 del 33MU by F/O Robins ATA 18-6-45 91S 'DL-U' 26-9-45 1S 10-10-46 Dropped wing on overshoot hit ground and crashlanded Abbotsinch 28-8-48 VA recat E 3-3-49
LA280F21SMAF4413SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 8-6-45 del 39MU by F/O Couttendon ATA 18-6-45 VASM 11-7-45 mods nes 20-10-53 SOC 9-9-54
LA281F21SMAF4414SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 12-6-45 alloc 39MU re-allot VAHPA 23-6-45 nes 16-6-53 RAF Old Sarum firing trials 31-5-54
LA282F21SMAF4415SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 15-6-45 del 33MU by F/O Drzewiecki ATA 26-6-45 122S 9-2-46 41S stalled landing u/c collapse CB Wittering 23-4-46 SOC 31-5-46
LA283F21SMAF4416SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 15-6-45 del 33MU by F/O Njrordson ATA 3-7-45 122S 1-2-46 41S 602S 17-2-49 FAAC 12-3-49 VASM 5-7-51 mods nes 22-10-52 sold scrap J.G.Williamson 29-5-54
LA284F21SMAF4417SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 20-6-45 del 39MU by F/O Ayres ATA 3-7-45 91S 9-11-45 ? CBAF 122S 28-2-46 41S swung on takeoff tip onto nose CE Acklington 22-11-46 SOC 12-12-46
LA299F21SMAF4418SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 30mins 22-6-45 del CBAF 25-6-45 McLarens HAL 30-8-45 VAHPA 10-1-46 1S 28-3-46 41S 30-5-46 615S 21-8-47 600S 2-9-47 to 6489M 4-12-47 SOC 14-9-50
LA300F21SMAF4419SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 10mins 22-6-45 allot 33MU re-allot CRD McLarens HAL del by F/O Netterton ATA 6-7-45 trials with new rad 33MU 21-3-46 Westland 18-2-49 mods nes 16-6-53 sold scrap 9-9-54
LA301F21SMAF4420SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 25-6-45 del 39MU by F/O Ayres 3-7-45 1S 12-9-45 FAAC 12-9-46 recat E 14-8-47
LA302F21SMAF4421SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 15mins 28-6-45 del 33MU by F/O Younghusband ATA 6-7-45 1S 1-2-46 41S stalled on landing drop starbd wing Acklington 15-11-46 recat E SOC 13-12-46
LA303F21SMAF4422SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 10mins 4-7-45 del 39MU by F/O Ayres ATA 12-7-45 1S 12-9-45 FACE dbf 27-9-45 SOC 25-10-45
LA304F21SMAF4423SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 6-7-45 del 39MU by S/O Cowdry ATA 13-7-45 122S 4-2-46 41S 1-11-46 sold MoS 2-4-54
LA305F21SMAF4424SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 7-7-45 del 39MU by Cmdr Leaver ATA 31-7-45 6368M 10-4-47 RDAF 15-7-47 cancel 11-8-47 to 6411M 18-8-47
LA306F21SMAF4425SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 11-7-45 del 33MU 21-7-45 41S 'EB-C' 23-4-46 615S 'RAV-A' 27-8-46 FACA 3-7-48 VA nes 16-6-53 sold MoS 17-3-54
LA307F21SMAF4426SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 12-7-45 del 39MU by S/O Symondson ATA 3-8-45 RAF Llandow 11-12-52 nes 5-7-53 ? recat E SOC 22-8-54
LA308F21SMAF4427SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 5mins 13-7-45 del 33MU by F/O Jones ATA 3-8-45 1S 'JX-O' 15-5-46 major repair 5-7-46 recat E SOC 22-8-47
LA309F21SMAF4429SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 31-7-45 del 33MU by F/O Everleigh ATA 18-8-45 Westland 23-2-49 mods nes 16-6-53 sold scrap 8-9-54
LA310F21SMAF4429SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 1-8-45 del 33MU by F/O Shuse ATA 10-8-45 Westland 17-2-49 mods nes 6-6-53 sold scrap 8-9-54
LA311F21SMAF4430SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 3-8-45 del 33MU 18-8-45 1S 25-5-46 recat E SOC 22-8-47
LA312F21SMAF4431SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 2-8-45 del 33MU 11-8-45 Westland 22-2-49 mods nes 30-6-53 sold scrap Lawsons Metals 1-10-54
LA313F21SMAF4432SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 25mins 8-8-45 33MU 17-8-45 615S 'RAV-B' 25-3-47 FACB 10-8-48 VA nes 16-6-53 sold scrap Enfield Rolling Mills 6-7-54
LA314F21SMAF4433SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 9-8-45 del 39MU by F/O French ATA 27-8-45 3CAACU 18-9-51 sold MoS 2-4-54
LA315F21SMAF4434SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 27-8-45 del 33MU by F/O Robins ATA 12-9-45 SF Wittering 26-6-46 41S 28-11-46 602S 'RAI-K' 31-8-47 FAAC 11-1-48 GAC2 20-12-48 AGT Gatwick 6-4-51 sold scrap D.G.Griffiths 3-3-54
LA316F21SMAF4435SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 14-8-45 del 39MU by F/O French ATA 27-8-45 FAAC 13-4-49 ros nes 16-6-53 sold MoS 5-8-54
LA317F21SMAF4436SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 20-8-45 VA Chilbolton TI and flt trials GGS Mk4B del 39MU by F/O Ayres ATA 30-8-45 VA 16-9-45 nes 16-6-53 sold scrap R.J.Coley 25-8-54
LA318F21SMAF4437SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 21-8-45 del 33MU by F/O Harrison ATA 11-9-45 Westland 16-7-49 mods nes 16-6-53 sold MoS 2-4-54
LA319F21SMAF4438SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 31-8-45 del 33MU by F/O Anderton RAF 17-9-45 602S 28-7-49 nes 16-6-53 sold scrap R.J.Coley 25-8-54
LA320F21SMAF4439SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 10mins 31-8-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Lever ATA 29-9-45 Westland 30-1-49 mods 3CAACU 8-10-51 nes 29-10-53 sold scrap Eyre Smelting 14-6-54
LA321F21SMAF4440SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 5mins 7-9-45 del 39MU by Flt/Lt Lever RAF 3-10-45 3CAACU 19-9-51 nes 1-12-53 sold MoS 2-4-54
LA322F21SMAF4441SMG61test flown A Henshaw VASM 20mins 12-9-45 del 39MU by Flt/Lt Major RAF 3-10-45 3CAACU 6-11-51 nes 1-12-53 sold MoS 17-3-54
LA323F21SMAF4442SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 5mins 28-9-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Major RAF 11-10-45 600S 'RAG-H' 1-4-47 stalled on approach dropped wing and hit ground Thorney Island CE 18-6-49 CE scrap 19-7-49
LA324F21SMAF4443SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 15mins 27-9-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Rogers RAF 11-10-45 Westland 24-2-49 mods nes 10-6-54 ? sold MoS 14-6-54
LA325F21SMAF4444SMG61test flown G Huntley VASM 20mins 4-10-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Major RAF 1-11-45 Westland 31-1-49 mods RAF Llandow 6-11-52 FAC3R 20-11-52 ros sold scrap Enfield Rolling Mills 9-7-54
LA326F21SMAF4445SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Brown VASM 20mins 16-10-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Watts RAF 14-11-45 CSA Defford replace Tempest as target aircraft 12-3-48 AAEE trials Rotol 5-blade prop 4-10-49 damaged C3 SOC (MoS) 7-11-51
LA327F21SMAF4446SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Brown VASM 5mins 16-10-45 del 39MU Flt/Lt Rogers RAF 8-11-45 sold MoS 30-7-54
LA328F21SMAF4447SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 6-11-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Watts RAF 26-11-45 600S 9-4-47 sold MoS 9-9-54
LA329F21SMAF4448SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 29-10-45 del 33MU by Flt/Lt Watts RAF 26-11-45 VAHPA 30-8-46 trials with 1x100lb RP under wings 602S 10-4-47 Damaged u/c leg on take-off bellylanded Renfrew FAAC 4-5-50
LA330F21SMAF4449SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 15mins 13-11-45 del 29MU by Flt/Lt Major RAF 28-12-45 41S 19-9-46 600S 23-1-47 overshot landing Biggin Hill CE 8-5-49 scrap 23-9-49
LA331F21SMAF4450SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 6-12-45 del 29MU by Flt/Lt Fitz RAF 600S 15-5-47 Llandow 23-10-52 C3 21-11-52 ros nea rts 15-4-54 sold D Bond 27-8-54
LA332F21SMAF4451SMG61test flown Flt/Lt Loweth VASM 20mins 7-12-45 del 29MU by Flt/Lt O'Brien RAF 2-1-46 sold scrap J.Dale 8-7-48
LA428Seafire 4515478SMG61FF 17-1-45 test flight A Henshaw 20min CRD VAHPA 17-2-45 Fitt G85 (contra/prop) RAE trials 5-45 transfer from Royal Navy to RAF under Admiralty DAE 788/45 HPA Worthy Down 9-6-45
LA429Seafire 4515479SMG61FF 4-2-45 39MU Colerne 1-3-45 G85 (contra/prop) install and transfer to RAF 31-3-45
LA430Seafire 4515480SMG61FF 20-2-45 del by Capt Stedall ATA RNDA 39MU Colerne 2-3-45 G85 (contra/prop) install and mods tail unit (one of 12 aircraft del for RN service) TOC RN at VA Castle Bromwich 9-7-45 SOC 25-5-48
LA431Seafire 4515481SMG61FF 24-2-45 RNDA 39MU Colerne 28-2-45 VASM for TI 20-12-45 RAE 1-46 trials VASM 30-4-46 RNAS Culham 15-5-46
LA432Seafire 4515482SMG61FF 3-3-45 RNDA del 39MU Colerne by F/Capt Ellis ATA 13-3-45
LA433Seafire 4515483SMG61FF 11-4-45 RNDA 39MU Colerne 4-5-45
LA434Seafire 4515484SMG61FF 16-4-45 RNDA 39MU Colerne 21-11-45
LA435Seafire 4515485SMG61FF 19-4-45 RNDA 39MU Colerne 27-4-45
LA436Seafire 4515486SMG61FF 27-4-45 HPA 10-5-45 Deld 33MU 8-6-45 Ferrying en route from Dale deteriorating weather no radio force-landed u/c collapsed Millom 23-11-45 (S/L ID Keith) Salvaged by RDU Anthorn
LA437Seafire 4515487SMG61FF 28-4-45 33MU Lyneham 15-5-45 HandlingS ECFS Hullavington 27-8-45
LA438Seafire 4515488SMG61FF 11-5-45 RNDA 33MU Lyneham 29-5-45
LA439Seafire 4515489SMG61FF 15-5-45 RNDA 33MU Lyneham returned SM 30-5-45 G85 install (contra/prop) 33MU 4-6-45 VA Castle Bromwich 18-7-45 RAE 2-47 surplus to requirements Used for special catapult trials with LA422 and LA450 10-50
LA440Seafire 4515490SMG61FF 19-5-45 RNDA 39MU Colerne 31-5-45 SM 8-6-45 re-allot CRD HPA 11-6-45 RAE 12-6-45 VA High Post 18-6-45 RAE 22-6-45 778S Arbroath 27-6-45 Detd Ayr 29-6-45 Pretoria Castle 12-7-45 (intensive DL trials) Hook struck rounddown 12-7-45 Hook pulled out after picking up No.1 wire Cat ZZ 13-7-45 (both Lt DP Adamson)
LA441Seafire 4515491SMG61FF 26-5-45 VA SM 26-5-45 Deld 778S Arbroath/Gosport 15-6-45 detd Pretoria Castle 11/12-7-45 (intensive DL trials) Port tyre burst on DL 13-7-45 (Lt SN Harris) detd Pretoria Castle 13-8-45 (intensive DL trials) Port oleo leg caught No.2 wire and collapsed 14-8-45 (S/L SN Harris)
LA442Seafire 4515492SMG61CRD VA South Marston 29-5-45 G85 install (contra/prop) New tail unit install. trials with LA444 VA High Post prop struck ground on takeoff nosed up Cat B 14-12-45 (S/L Womack OK) RAE 12-47 surplus del RAE 14-10-50 for special rocket catapult trials with LA439 and LA450
LA443Seafire 4515493SMG61FF 2-6-45 RNDA 33MU 9-6-45 SM for mods 25-6-45 HPA 30-7-45 AAEE 18-8-45 carbon monoxide contam tests trials with Very pistol door install. 500lb bomb on Mk III univ carrier
LA444Seafire 4515494SMG61FF 9-6-45 G85 (contra/prop) install for service trials VA Castle Bromwich 14-6-45 VA High Post 8-45 Heston 29-9-45
LA445Seafire 4515495SMG61FF 13-6-45 CBAF 14-6-45 SM 21-9-45 rud trials HPA 17-10-45
LA446Seafire 4515496SMG61FF 22-6-45 CBAF 23-6-45 G85 (contra/prop) install AAEE 12-11-45 trials with new eng
LA447Seafire 4515497SMG61FF 27-6-45 CBAF 28-6-45 G85 (contra/prop) install
LA448Seafire 4515498SMG61FF 23-6-45 CBAF 23-6-45 G85 (contra/prop) install HandlingS ECFS Hullavington 11-45 RAE 10-48 for special rocket catapult trials. Seafang contra/prop install
LA449Seafire 4515499SMG61FF 26-6-45 CBAF 28-6-45 G85 (contra/prop) install
LA450Seafire 4515500SMG61FF 29-6-45 CBAF 30-6-45 G85 (contra/prop) install and mods RNAS Ford 10-1-46 778S RAE 4-48 surplus for special rocket catapult trials with LA439 and LA442
LA451Seafire 4515501SMG61FF 29-6-45 CBAF 30-6-45 RNAS Arbroath 3-7-45 SM mods 11-7-45 RNAS Ford 4-1-46
LA452Seafire 4515502SMG61FF 29-6-45 CBAF 30-6-45 RNAS Arbroath 11-7-45 778S Ford 8-46 to 4-47 SOC 1948
LA453Seafire 4515503SMG61FF 28-7-45 RNDA 33MU 31-7-45 778S Arbroath/Ford 8-45 to 10-46
LA454Seafire 4515504SMG61FF 10-7-45 RNDA Arbroath 13-7-45 HPA 2-8-45 Intensive DL trials in Pretoria Castle 13-8-45 to 14-8-45 8-10-45 10 to 11-10-45 and 15-10-45 Stbd tyre burst 8-10-45 (Lt SN Harris) u/c damaged 15-10-45 (L/C JS Bailey) Intensive DL trials in Illustrious 15-8-46
LA455Seafire 4515505SMG61FF 24-7-45 RNDA 33MU 31-7-45 re-engine G61 SM RNAS Lee on Solent 15-10-48
LA456Seafire 4515506SMG61FF 27-7-45 CBAF 30-9-45 VA South Marston 1-8-45 Deld 39MU 3-8-45 RNAS Lee on Solent 12-8-48
LA457Seafire 4515507SMG61FF 27-7-45 CBAF for paint 30-7-45 RNDA 39MU 31-7-45 VA South Marston 1-8-45 RNAS 3-8-45
LA480Seafire 4515508SMG61FF 10-8-45 CRD CBAF 31-8-45 778S Gosport 21-9-45 (carrier trials) Intensive DL trials Pretoria Castle 8-11-10-45 Stbd wheel burst landing 11-10-45 (Lt SN Harris)
LA481Seafire 4515509SMG61FF 6-9-45 allot HPA re-allot RNAS Anthorn 20-9-45 VA Henley for special trials 29-9-45 SM 3-10-45 Deld RDU Anthorn 22-10-45 771S 1947
LA482Seafire 4515510SMG61FF 17-8-45 RNAS Anthorn 4-9-45
LA483Seafire 4515511SMG61FF 22-8-45 RNAS Anthorn 4-9-45
LA484Seafire 4515512SMG61FF 23-8-45 RNAS Anthorn 4-9-45
LA485Seafire 4515513SMG61FF 2-8-45 allot RNAS re-allot RAF Hullavington for special trials 31-8-45 re-engine SM 3-10-45 RNAS Lee on Solent 19-11-48
LA486Seafire 4515514SMG61FF 29-8-45 RNAS Anthorn 18-9-45 SM re-engine RNAS Lee on Solent 3-9-48 771S
LA487Seafire 4515515SMG61FF 11-9-45 RNAS Anthorn 19-10-45
LA488Seafire 4515516SMG61FF 14-9-45 RNAS Anthorn 8-10-45 left with both wheels only half retracted 8-10-45 (F/O HP Blundell NZ ATA)
LA489Seafire 4515517SMG61FF 11-10-45 RNAS Anthorn 30-10-45 780S
LA490Seafire 4515518SMG61FF 15-9-45 CBAF for paint 27-9-45 SM 4-10-45 RNAS Anthorn 10-10-45
LA491Seafire 4515519SMG61FF 19-10-45 allot CRD Tangmere by Admiralty re-allot HPA 31-10-45 RNAS Lee on Solent 6-11-45 for demo
LA492Seafire 4515520SMG61FF 9-11-45 CRD HPA 26-11-45 787S West Raynham 14-12-45
LA493Seafire 4515521SMG61FF 20-11-45 RAF Hullavington 21-12-45 SM 29-12-45 RNAS Anthorn RNAS Lee on Solent 8-9-48
LA494Seafire 4515522SMG61FF 17-11-45 CBAF 17-11-45 allot RNAS Taajmaklosi 787S re-allot RAF West Raynham 30-11-45 RNDA 1-12-45
LA495Seafire 4515523SMG61FF 26-11-45 778S RNAS Gosport 14-12-45
LA496Seafire 4515524SMG61FF 27-11-45 RNAS Thorney Island 14-12-45 703S
LA497Seafire 4515525SMG61FF 14-12-45 RNAS Henstridge 4-1-46
LA498Seafire 4515526SMG61FF 8-12-45 AAEE (AN/APX-1 radio trials) 29-12-45 re-engine RNAS Lee on Solent 22-10-48
LA499Seafire 4515527SMG61FF 15-12-45 RNAS Anthorn 2-1-46
LA541Seafire 46SMG87High Post 5-11-45 dives at 450kts AAEE 21-2-46
LA542Seafire 4619982SMG87High Post 20-12-45 used for hand with wing combat tanks and 9.5in RP South Marston to 39MU 20-12-45
LA543Seafire 4619986SMG87FF 3-46 RNAS Anthorn
LA544Seafire 4619987SMG87FF 13-6-46 RNAS Anthorn 4-7-46
LA545Seafire 46SMG87FF 26-3-46 First G88 fitted CRD 2-5-46 to Copenhagen 20-6-46 demo. Fit spring tab elevator as Spiteful FXIV improvement fit Mk47 extended type intake for comparison with standard standard best
LA546Seafire 46SMG87RNAS Anthorn 25-3-46
LA547Seafire 4619991SMG87FF 10-5-46 RNAS Anthorn 4-7-46
LA548Seafire 4619992SMG87FF 3-6-46 RNAS Anthorn 4-7-46
LA549Seafire 46SMG87FF 20-6-46 ETPS Cranfield 3-7-46
LA550Seafire 4619995SMG87FF 9-7-46 RNAS Anthorn 9-8-46
LA551Seafire 4619998SMG87FF 19-7-46 RNAS Anthorn 9-8-46 1832S as 109CH
LA552Seafire 4619999SMG87FF 13-8-46 RNAS Anthorn 10-9-46
LA553Seafire 4620001SMG87FF 23-8-46 RNAS Anthorn 10-9-46
LA554Seafire 4620005SMG87FF 7-9-46 RNAS Anthorn 19-9-46
LA555Seafire 46SMG87FF 19-9-46 RNAS Anthorn 2-10-46
LA556Seafire 46SMG87FF 5-10-46 RNAS Anthorn 30-10-46
LA557Seafire 46SMG87FF 28-10-46 ETPS Cranfield 18-11-46
LA558Seafire 46SMG87FF 18-11-46 ETPS Cranfield 2-12-46
LA559Seafire 46SMG87FF 16-12-46 RNAS Anthorn 24-1-47
LA560Seafire 46SMG87FF 4-12-46 RNAS Anthorn 23-1-47
LA561Seafire 46SMG87FF 22-1-47 fitt skid indicator trial install RNAS Anthorn 3-3-47
LA562Seafire 46SMG87FF 6-2-47 High Post 24-2-47
LA563Seafire 46SMG87FF 19-3-47 RNAS Anthorn 29-4-47
LA564Seafire 46SMG87FF 14-3-46 F/Lt Wigley CRD High Post 2-5-46 AAEE 14-9-46 hand trials (Quill) 4x100lb RP 1x500lb bomb depth charge 8xRPs and 50gal torpedo shaped drop tank. RNAS Fleetlands 14-10-46 rep RNAS Gosport 9-5-47 RNAS Anthorn 1-49 767S 4-50 738S 7-50 SOC RNAS Anthorn 29-6-51 Extant under restoration by Peter Arnold Newport Pagnell One RAF source quotes that this airframe was PV585 produced at CBAF renumbered del 27-4-46
LR631Seafire IIcWestM46VAWD 4-1-43 wts and CoG load 15MU 23-1-43 833S HMS Stalker Op Avalanche landing on from patrol bounced over barriers over bow into sea Stalker Cat Z 11-9-43 (S/L GC Mercer killed)
LR632Seafire IIcWestM4615MU 23-1-43 Kirkbride 18-2-43 SS Arbroath u/c collapsed landing Cat X 19-3-43 (S/L DGG Clapham) 887S floated into barrier Unicorn 29-8-43 (S/L TD Lucey) 801S tested 24-3-44 to 5-44 768S Machrihanish cartwheeled landing from Ravager Cat Z 22-7-44 (S/L WSM Brownrigg DoI)
LR633Seafire IIcWestM4615MU 27-1-43 Tested AST Hamble 13-5-43 886S tail not lowered after landing fuselage broken Attacker Cat Y 12-7-43 (Lt IO Robertson) 761S Henstridge 2-44 to 12-44 Swung after landing u/c collapsed Cat LX 27-11-44 (Mid RP Hypher)
LR634Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 5-2-43 Tested AST Hamble 14-5-43 to 24-5-43 879S from 18-6-43 Stalled landing 27-7-43 (S/L NR Mackay) 899S 31-7-43 to 3-8-43 AST Hamble to Lee-on-Solent 12-11-43 768S Abbotsinch 1944 761S Henstridge 7-44 Port u/c broke off belly landed Cat Z2 27-10-44 (Mid NG Cregan OK)
LR635Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 18-2-43 Tested AST Hamble 14-5-43 to 19-5-43 Andover to 879S 18-6-43 Tyre burst landing Cat Y 29-7-43 (S/L G Calder) 16FP ferry stalled landing Machrihanish Cat B 10-2-44 (S/O AJ Record ATA OK) 768S Abbotsinch smashed stbd u/c landing Ravager Cat S 18-9-44 (S/L RJ Berry)
LR636Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 15-2-43 AST Hamble 1-4-43 Tested 7-4-43 809S 4-43 880S from 20-8-43 768S Abbotsinch/Ayr 1-45 Prop tipped barrier Cat LQ 1-2-45 (L/C FH Tucker) Caught wire into barrier Trouncer Cat LQ 9-2-45 (Mid NG Cregan)
LR637Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 7-3-43 807S 5-43 886S 14-8-43 899S 8-43 To AAEE 10-43 (rogue aircraft stalled at speed crabbed in flight-badly assembled engine cowling) 759S Yeovilton 9-44 to 12-44 Heavy landing damaged stbd wing on runway Cat X1 9-9-44 (S/L GD Dale) 748S Dale/St.Merryn 6-45 Burscough 6-3-46 Crail 7-3-46
LR638Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 15-3-43 833S HMS Stalker 7-43 to 9-43 Wire pulled tail down hard fuselage buckled Stalker Cat Z 1-7-43 (S/L DG Parker) Rebuilt 809S 3-44 Op Dragoon bombed and strafed train and station Avignon hit in oil radiator baled out off coast Stalker Cat Z 19-8-44 (S/L DD James picked up by destroyer)
LR639Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 22-3-43 885S from 8-43 to 9-43 761S Henstridge 8-44 to 1-45 770S Drem ('D8J') 1945 Cosford to Sherburn 24-5-45
LR640Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 22-3-43 Donisbristle store to Belfast 28-5-43 807S ('8S') 7-43 SAL to Lee-on-Solent 20-12-43 807S 6-44 Bounced caught wire into barrier Indomitable Cat X1 25-9-44 (S/L M La Page) engine failure stalled dived into airfield Mariut Cat ZZ 29-1-45 (Lt AG Blanchard DoI)
LR641Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 5-4-43 ested AST Hamble 18-5-43 886S ('1B') port tyre burst landing swerved nosed over Turnhouse 8-6-43 (S/L RDC McAlpine) Fast landing caught wire hit barrier Attacker Cat Z 11-9-43 (Lt H Morrison RNZN) Taken aboard Battler Rebuilt Cosford to Lee-on-Solent 30-12-43 Cosford 24-2-44
LR642Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 5-4-43 807S ('8M') HMS Battler 7-43 to 9-43 Wheels-up landing North Front 3-7-43 (S/L RH Webber) 748S St.Merryn port wingtip hit stationary aircraft 18-2-44 (L/C JB Madden) 761S Henstridge 3-44 to 12-44 Tested RNARY Donibristle 17-6-44 PD 4-1-46
LR643Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 5-4-43 Exeter to Kirkbride 3-5-43 Drem to Donisbristle store 19-5-43 Hatston 12-6-43 879S 4-44 Hit by LR710 in deck park Attacker 21-8-44 ADDLs heavy landing port u/c collapsed Dekheila Cat HX 8-3-45 (Mid RJ Watson)
LR644Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 5-4-43 899S 11-43 Tested Donibristle 5/8-12-44 768S Abbotsinch 1-45 Hook caught pecked Cat SS 2-2-45 (Lt NJ Geary RCN)
LR645Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 10-4-43 879S 5-43 807S ('8R') 6-43 to 8-43 886S 11-43 engine failure force-landed Attacker. Cat Y1 7-1-44 (Lt JM Howden RNZN) 16FP ferry wheels-up landing Kirkbride Cat Ac 10-3-44 (S/O AJ Record ATA OK) Lee-on-Solent to Hawarden 9-5-44 807S Hunter ('HZ') from 5-44 to 7-44
LR646Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 17-4-43 RNAS Lee-on-Solent 30-4-43 Cv LFIIc (Merlin 32 installed) 886S 9-43 807S 10-43 Donibristle to Belfast 10-5-44 807S 6-44 to 7-44 Damaged prop on No.3 barrier Hunter 7-6-44 (L/C AW Bloomer) Low approach hook damaged 20-6-44 (S/L M La Page)
LR647Seafire IIcWestM50A15MU 19-4-43 R-RH 6-5-43 M32 install Cv LFIIC RNAS Donisbristle store 28-5-43 842S 7-43 897S 30-7-43 Port tyre burst landing port wing hit deck Cat X 8-8-43 (S/L WH Neilson) 880S 20-8-43 808S Burscough ('R') 3-12-43 Hook pulled out into barrier nosed over Hunter Cat Y1 5-2-44 (L/C JF Rankin) 768S Abbotsinch heavy landing Ravager Cat X1 23-9-44 (S/L RH Archer RNZN) ADDLs port tyre burst landing swung off runway nosed over Ayr 28-6-45 (S/L R Howarth)
LR648Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 19-4-43 Donisbristle store to Belfast 29-5-43 885S 7-43 to 9-43 801S Furious Op Lombard escort for Barracuda attack on convoy of 3 MV between Kvam Island and Norwegian mainland hit by flak crashed into sea nr target Cat Z 2145 1-6-44 (S/L KR Brown killed)
LR649Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 19-4-43 R-RH 11-5-43 M32 install RNAS Donisbristle store 2-6-43 842S 7-43 833S 9-43 761S Henstridge 12-44 to 1-45
LR650Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 27-4-43 899S 7-43 880S from 3-1-44 Engine overheated force-landed Prestwick 18-2-44 (S/L ED Pye) 768S Abbotsinch 5-44 DLT Ravager crashed into gun on port side with full boost lost tailwheel lost all rudder control but kept airborne force-landed Dundonald Cat Y1 9-5-44 (S/L KE Ward) Stalled onto deck Ravager Cat X2 1-9-44 (S/L RC Thompson) Into barrier Cat HY 26-12-44 (S/L PJ Dixon RNZN)
LR651Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 27-4-43 833S HMS Stalker 9-43 886S 8-43 Caught wire hit barrier broke back Attacker Cat Z 11-9-43 (Lt G Ogilvy) Rebuilt Cosford to Lee-on-Solent 24-11-43 879S Attacker Fitted F24 cameras 9-44 787Y Flt Wittering 6-44 to 10-44 879S 6-44 to 2-45 (attd 4SAAFS 28-6-44 to 17-7-44) 728S Ta Kali 5-45 to 6-45 to 1832S RNVR
LR652Seafire IIcWestM4615MU 27-4-43 801S Hatston 4-44 787Y Flt Wittering 6-44 to 10-44 769S Abbotsinch DLT into sea port side Slinger Cat Z 23-11-44 (Mid RJ Watson rescued OK by ML593)
LR653Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 27-4-43 885S 6-43 to 7-43 PD 14-12-43
LR654Seafire IIcWestM4615MU 1-5-43 899S 7-43 to 8-43
LR655Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-5-43 894S HMS Illustrious ('P') 2-8-43 until 11-43 899S to 880S 16-1-44 to 3-44 Hamble to Henstridge 15-6-44 761S Henstridge 7-44 Spun from formation at 3000ft 2m NW of Glastonbury Cat Z 13-11-44 (S/L PR Turland killed)
LR656Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-5-43 Kirkbride to Donibristle 1-6-43 899S 6-43 to 8-43 ?S Port u/c sheared off hit and killed Arab workman 7-9-43 (S/L RJ Martin)
LR657Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-5-43 885S 8-43 to 10-43 761S Henstridge 11-43 787S Wittering 12-43 [787Y Flt 6-44 to 10-44] 768S Abbotsinch caught No.5 wire attempted to go round again went over side held wire Trouncer Cat ZZ 5-2-45 (Lt GC Davies OK) Jettisoned to clear deck
LR658Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-5-43 895S u/c broke and main spar of port wing 8-8-43 (S/L GW Miles RNZN)
LR659Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-5-43 Hawarden 21-5-43 894S HMS Illustrious 8-43 to 11-43 880S 2-44
LR660Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-5-43 885S from 8-43 to 10-43 880S 2-44 to 3-44 768S Abbotsinch 7-44 Tail oleo buckled 19-7-44 (S/L JP Vercoe RNZN) Knocked port u/c off Ravager 21-8-44 (Lt JO Rowbottom) 3FP ferry Hurricane KZ232 of 41OTU weathercocked into it on runway Lee-on-Solent Cat B 9-12-45 (T/O TH Kenyon ATA OK)
LR661Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 17-5-43 809S 7-43 899S hook bounced up into barrier Hunter 11-9-43 (S/L G Steven RNZN) 794S St.Merryn bellylanding 19-2-45 (S/L NC Eversfield)
LR662Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 13-5-43 886S 6-44
LR663Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 17-5-43
LR664Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 20-5-43 Storage Castel Vetrano to 887S 9-43 to 10-43 807S 10-43 759S Yeovilton 6-44 to 11-44
LR665Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 18-5-43 894S Illustrious ('P') returning from Salerno hit rounddown broke back Unicorn Cat Z 12-9-43 (S/L E Kirkham) Taken aboard Battler Evidently rebuilt 879S wingtip hit stationary bowser Burscough 8-3-44 (S/L AA Gowan RNZN) Halston to Donibristle 22-3-44 879S attd 7SAAFS 7-7-44 (S/L JM Howden RNZN) 807S stbd oleo collapsed landing damaged wing and prop Hunter 6-10-44 (S/L PM Lamb) 879S 3-45 to 4-45 728S Ta Kali 5-45 to 6-45
LR666Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 18-5-43 Hawarden 23-5-43 880S into barrier Indomitable 3-7-43 (S/L MA Antunovitch)
LR667Seafire IIcWestM4615MU 25-5-43 889S Puttalam Ceylon 6-43 834S RNARY Coimbatore 1-44 to 3-44 889S 4-44 to 7-44 Caught wire bounced landed on port u/c Atheling 16-5-44 (S/L AS Macleod RNZN)
LR680Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 25-5-43 887S 6-43 to 11-43 759S Yeovillon 6-44 Taxied into stationary Wildcat Cat X1 3-7-44 (S/L E Howard) Taxying prop hit marshalling point board Cat S 4-8-44 (S/L R Phillips) engine failure force-landed Cat Z 28-8-44 (Mid BEF Loxton OK)
LR681Seafire IIcWestM4615MU 25-5-43 809S 7-43 887S 11-43 761S Henstridge 2-44 880S 2-44 to 5-44 761S Henstridge 7-44 to 9-44 768S Abbotsinch 9-44 Smashed prop blade 18-9-44 (S/L D Midgley) Heavy landing 19-9-44 (Lt HE Kelly RCN) Caught updraught sideslipped to port landed heavily port oleo collapsed Cat LX 15-12-44 (Lt PHG Dawton) 798S Lee-on-Solent 7-45
LR682Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 28-5-43 894S Illustrious from 6-43 to 10-43 Bounced into barrier Cat Y 23-7-43 (S/L NH Lester) Reserve aircraft Hatston on delivery from Eastleigh to 778S Crail overshot hit obstruction u/c collapsed Christchurch Cat Y1 21-9-43 (Lt DG Dick OK) Lee-on-Solent 22-12-43 808S 8-44 to 9-44 Brakes failed taxying prop damaged Eglinton 27-8-44 (S/L AC Brookes) 768S Abbotsinch heavy landing tail oleo and stern bay damaged Ravager Cat X2 19-9-44 (Lt HE Kelly)
LR683Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 28-5-43 886S 11-43 to 2-44 879S 2-44 to 11-44 Ran off runway landing tail damaged Burscough Cat X2A 26-2-44 (S/L LGC Reece RNZN) 728S Ta Kali 7-45 to 1-46
LR684Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 31-5-43 Cv to LFIIc 887S Unicorn floated into barrier 17-6-43 (S/L WG Coleman RNZN) Bounced over barrier landed on aircraft park Cat Y 8-8-43 (S/L RD Viney) Renfrew to 880S 11-11-43 899S 11-43 880S 16-1-44 Drifted landing port u/c collapsed Ballyhalbert Cat Y1 11-2-44 (S/L IM Fraser RNZN) 768S Abbotsinch into walkway Ravager Cat Z1 21-8-44 (S/L PE Holway)
LR685Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 31-5-43 894S 6-43 to 10-43 Slow and heavy landing Cat X 6-7-43 (Lt FRA Turnbull) 809S 5-44 to 7-44 Swung on landing u/c collapsed Stalker Cat X1 24-5-44 (S/L EHR Stephens)
LR686Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-6-43 879S 4-43 to 9-43 807S Hunter 4-44 to 10-44 Landed fast ship pitching stbd u/c collapsed Cat X1 18-5-44 (S/L J Morris) Prop damaged on No.7 wire and barrier Cat X1 26-8-44 (S/L PM Lamb) 761S Henstridge 1-45
LR687Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-6-43 880S Stalker from 13-8-43 Caught wire bounced into forward gun position Cat Y 9-9-43 (S/L D Cameron) 768S Abbotsinch/Ayr 9-44 Prop tipped barrier Cat X Ravager 18-9-44 (Lt HE Kelly RCN) Skidded into walkway Ravager Cat Y1 9-10-44 (S/L A Gambles) Tail oleo hit rounddown Stinger Cat Y 25-11-44 (S/L EO Atkin) Stbd oleo damaged 12-7-45 (Lt RMW Hastie)
LR688Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-6-43 879S 11-43 Cosford to Hawarden 8-5-44 768S Abbotsinch/Ayr 4-45 Caught No.8 wire prop tipped barrier Ravager Cat SS 9-4-45 (S/L CR Thomas) Taxied into notice board damaged prop Cat LQ 6-6-45 (Lt G Ogilvy) Burst tyre 19-6-45 (S/L FC Musgrove) Hit rounddown Ravager 22-8-45 (S/L RC Dorman) RNARY Fayid swung to stbd one u/c leg collapsed 2-11-45 (Cdr PE Heathfield)
LR689Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-6-43 15MU to ATA Kirkbride 12-6-43 887S Belfast ('H5S') 6-43 Hook bounced hit barrier broke back Unicorn Cat Z 27-8-43 (S/L HA Foote RNZN OK)
LR690Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-6-43 Christchurch 4-6-43 880S from 13-8-43 899S 11-43 887S swung off peritrack port wheel sank in soft ground nosed over Belfast 3-2-44 (S/L DA Gibson)
LR691Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 31-5-43 880S from 20-8-43 Low wind speed hook pulled out into barrier 12-9-43 (S/L GH Blacker RNZN) 807S 1943/4 808S landed to port into walkway Cat Y 21-1-44 (S/L BAN King) 879S attd 4SAAFS 6/7-7-44 879S Attacker ('AC') hit by enemy AA pilot baled out over southern France Cat Z 28-8-44 (S/L AIR Shaw PoW escaped)
LR692Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 3-6-43 842S 7-43 880S from 20-8-43 879S landed after op missed wires into barrier Attacker Cat Z 15-8-44 (Lt JG Hornshaw) Jettisoned
LR693Seafire IIcWestM5015MU 9-6-43 Heston Aircraft Ltd for prop vibration tests Christchurch to Hawarden 13-8-43 886S Burscough Collided NM929 during wing air exercise crashed 21/2m N of Carnforth Cat Z 11-11-43 (S/L RA Colbeck RNZN killed)
LR694Seafire IIcWestM50Rotol Staverton 11-6-43 (prop vibration tests 3-blade props) 33MU to Christchurch 13-8-43 809S mistook water for runway bad visibility burst tyre rudder torn Burscough Cat X1 23-12-43 (S/L RD Wood) 809S hit barrier Stalker 12-1-44 (S/L AJ Houston) AHU Abbotsinch stbd oleo collapsed after landing Cat Xc 11-9-44 (Lt EJD Willows) Tested Donibristle 17-10-44
LR695Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 11-6-43 775S taxied into petrol bowser 29-5-45 (S/L J Willgoss)
LR696Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 11-6-43 Kirkbride to Donibristle 19-7-43 897S Heavy landing damaged tail oleo Unicorn Cat X 27-8-43 (S/L WS Donnelly RNZN) Ran off runway into soft ground nosed over Burscough Cat X2 7-11-43 (S/L IWE Little) Christchurch to Eastleigh 28-2-44 Tested Donibristle 17-10-44 807S 1-45 879S 3-45 775S Dekheila taxied into petrol bowser Cat HX 29-5-45
LR697Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 11-6-43 880S Stalker 842S 7-43 897S 30-7-43 to 12-43 Floated into barrier Unicorn Cat X 20-8-43 (S/L B Razzall) 798S Lee-on-Solent 6-45 Lee-on-Solent store overshot runway overturned 9-2-46 (L/C MW Rudorf)
LR698Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 11-6-43 Kirkbride to Donibristle 19-7-43 809S 8-43 Unicorn hook failed to lower ordered to land Salerno beach Cat Z 10-9-43 (S/L JT Basley OK)
LR699Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 18-6-43 RNARY Coimbatore 1-44 889S 4-44 Flew into drogue Atheling Cat X2 27-7-44 (S/L GA Bowser) RNARY Clappenburg Bay 8-45 1700A Flt Trincomalee until 1-46
LR700Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 19-6-43 897S 8-43 809S 8-43 834S 10-43
LR701Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 19-6-43 Passage to Gibraltar badly damaged in hangar during gale Hunter 4/5-8-43 880S Stalker Halton to Machrihanish by Lt Mogridge (806 Sqn) 4-2-46
LR702Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 25-6-43 809S 8-43 834S ('Z') Heavy landing port u/c collapsed Battler Cat X1 23-2-44 (Lt DAE Holbrook) Retd Durban late 1944
LR703Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 25-6-43 809S 7-43 887S 9-43 to 11-43 761S Henstridge 7-44 to 2-45 Taxied into tail of Spitfire BM453 6-8-44 (S/L JA Marriott) Swung stbd tailplane hit glim lamp 26-8-44 (S/L FG Swann) Tyre burst landing nosed up Cat X1 15-11-44 (S/L GW Draper)
LR704Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 25-6-43 879S 12-43 Bounced over wires into barrier Attacker Cat Z1 19-9-44 (S/L WA Clarke OK)
LR705Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 25-6-43 834S ('Y') port wing WO stbd wing damaged in hangar during gale Hunter 4/5-8-43 887S 11-43 807S 1943/4
LR706Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 26-6-43 879S Attacker 8-43 Salerno ops engine overheating landed Hunter then retd Attacker badly damaged 10-9-43 (S/L RJH Grose)
LR707Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 30-6-43 887S Heavy landing Unicorn 27-8-43 (S/L TD Lucey) 809S Tail oleo hit rounddown landing Battler 9-9-43 (S/L TD Lucey) Tested Yeovilton store 11-4-44 809S floated into barrier Stalker 20-8-44 (S/L HL Aspinall RNZN)
LR708Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 30-6-43 ADDLs at Church Broughton 13-7-45 (W/Cdr pilot)
LR709Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-7-43 809S 8-43 887S 9-43
LR710Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-7-43 Donisbristle store taxied into Swordfish L9739 24-8-43 (S/L JD Harris RNZN) 808S overran runway overturned 25-11-43 (Lt JB Leeming) 879S bounced over wires and damaged LR643 NN128 and LR740 in forward deck park Attacker 21-8-44 (S/L WA Clarke)
LR711Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-7-43 885S 9-44 to 10-44 Tested Eglinton 10-45 767S Easthaven 2-46 to 4-46
LR712Seafire IIcWestM4515MU 2-7-43 807S 11-43 to 1-44 879S missed wires into barrier 5-5-44 (S/L JE Wilmshurst-Smith)