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Lydney Airport. 1979.

G-TYRE  aircraft

Located parallel to the main railway line to Lydney behind the buildings on Harbour Road.

John wrote: "... On this occasion, the Cessnia 172 belonging to Watts Tyres, was about to take us to an air show at Cranfield, Bedfordshire.
From Left: John H. Edwards, Jennie Lyons (the commercial pilot), John Thurston, and Harry Barr. 8th September, 1979. (Note Lydney Park in the far background)".

Note also the plane's markings.

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