the time of the R101 disaster most Daily newspapers carried
artiles about the airship which included photographs and drawings.
From the scrapbook of Mr. Gibbs several of the photographs and
drawings have been reproduced here. To see an enlarged view
please click on the drawing/photograph.
The Crash Scene at Beauvais
The Remains of the R101
More scenes of the disaster
pictures were taken from the scrapbook of Mr Charles Earl,
grandfather of Mel Gibbs of Kempston Rural, Bedford.