A blog used to document and share the restoration of the Avro Anson Mk II serial #7481 at the Bomber Command Museum in Nanton, Alberta.
#7481 first date of service is believed to be Jul 20 1942 and flew with No. 7 Service Flying Training School and No. 2 Flying Instructors School at Fort McLeod and Pearce Airport, Alberta in fall of 1943. This Anson was struck off the War Assets on Jan. 27, 1947 for disposal and is now being restored.
Wednesday, 13 May 2015
The vertical stabilizer is well on it's way.
The tail section started with original pieces and newer pieces are being added as required. The original pieces with green paint can be seen in the photo below.
The mounting brackets are currently being added as shown in the picture below.