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RARE WWII Handley Page Halifax control column See original listing
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Item condition:
Used
Ended:
06 Feb, 2012 21:04:41 GMT
Winning bid:
£1,790.00
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£25.00 Standard Delivery | See details
Item location:
Croydon, United Kingdom

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eBay item number:
330678712188
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Item specifics

Condition:
Used: An item that has been previously used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of ... Read moreabout the condition
Era:

1914-1945

Country/ Organization:

Great Britain

Conflict:

World War II (1939-1945)

Issued/ Not-Issued:

Issued

Service:

Air Force

Extremely rare - complete WWII Handley Page Halifax bomber control column. I bought this as a trade some time ago but the third party now wants something else, so it has to go.

I have been collecting for a long time and this is the only one I have ever seen.

It is in good mechanical condition - the aileron sprocket at the base turns with the control wheel. It appears to have originated from a scrapped Halifax - there is no evidence of crash damage.

There are a lot of part numbers all over the grip and column including a Handley Page inspectors stamp 'HP96'.

This item is original and untampered. It does show its age - the paint finish is scuffed in many places and there is some light surface corrosion on some of the steel fittings. The handwheel grip covering has split in several places and there is some corrosion in the exposed areas. This is localised and is not uncommon in magnesium alloy type grips. I have not treated this but it could easily be done. Most of the control wheel is in very sound condition however.

I can meet the buyer anywhere in London if it helps. I will need immediate payment however as the cash is needed for something else.

aircraft, lancaster, royal air force, bomber command, 1944, control stick, dunlop, control grip

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