The battle for the bridge at Highley on the Severn Valley Railway saw he allied troops taking on the German bridge guard for possession of this vital part of the railway. As the fight was beginning this Hurricane figther appeaerd low over the trees and did a couple of strafing runs down the line before returning to it's base.The aircraft is part of the Battle of Britain Historic Flight and was the last Hawker Hurricane to roll off the production line in 1944.
Some more images from the event may be found here.
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Waiting at Arley