Cheviot Hills

The Cheviot Hills are a range of rolling hills straddling the Anglo-Scottish border between Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. The area has been the scene of many aircraft accidents over the years with the highest peak, The Cheviot, 2,676ft above sea level, being the scene of seven crashes alone.

Mosquito RF847De Havilland Mosquito Mk.VI RF847, 16 Ferry Pilots Pool, Kirkbride crashed Riccalton, Cheviot Hills on …30th March 1945Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1945-03-30 00:00:21
B17 44-6504Boeing B17-G Fortress 44-6504 (PU-M), 303rd Bomb Group/360th Bomb Squadron, Molesworth crashed The Cheviot, Wooler …16th December 1944Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1944-12-16 00:00:29
Mosquito DD753De Havilland Mosquito NF Mk.II DD753, 54 O.T.U., RAF Charterhall crashed The Curr, Cheviot Hills …12th December 1944Cheviot Hills, Roxburghshire1944-12-12 00:00:27
Wellington Z1078Vickers Wellington Mk.IC Z1078 (JN-L), 150 Squadron, RAF Snaith crashed The Cheviot, Northumberland on 15th …15th January 1942Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1942-01-15 00:00:55
Hurricane Z3150Hawker Hurricane Mk.IIB Z3150, 43 Squadron, RAF Acklington crashed Peel Fell on 3rd November 1941 …3rd November 1941Cheviot Hills, Roxburghshire1941-11-03 00:00:28
Hampden L4063Handley Page Hampden Mk.I L4063, 50 Squadron, RAF Waddington crashed Windy Gyle, Cheviot Hills on …17th March 1940Cheviot Hills, Roxburghshire1940-03-17 00:00:16
Anson N5094Avro Anson Mk.I N5094, 49 Squadron, RAF Scampton crashed Upper Coquetdale on 5th March 1940 …5th March 1940Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1940-03-05 00:00:40
Hart K6482Hawker Hart Trainer K6482, 152 Squadron, RAF Acklington crashed The Cheviot on 10th October 1939 …10th October 1939Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1939-10-10 00:00:03
Blenheim K7067Bristol Blenheim Mk.I, 90 Squadron, RAF Bicester crashed Cottonshopeburnfoot on 30th August 1938 Crew Accident …30th August 1938Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1938-08-30 00:00:28
Fury K7273Hawker Fury Mk.II K7273, 41 Squadron, RAF Catterick crashed Near Alwinton on 20th April 1938 …20th April 1938Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1938-04-20 00:00:27
DH60 Moth G-ABGMDe Havilland DH60 Moth G-ABGM crashed Carter Fell, Cheviot Hills on 6th July 1933 Crew Accident …6th July 1933Cheviot Hills, Northumberland1933-07-06 00:00:03