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Website for members of the former Hereford Parachute Club

This website  was created on August 10, 2003.



Jump Aircraft



1976 National's



Your Photo's


Club Members

Shobdon Airfield

Shobdon - 1940's


Annual Dinner

Not Forgotten

Sports Para Mag

Members books

Get together 2017



Links to Shobdon


First Jump (parachute song)

Did anyone ever sing this song and to which tune?


Some aircraft seen at Shobdon


North American AT6 Harvard




Crashed Pitts Special




A Squadron of Chinook helicopters make an emergency landing at Shobdon




Again, a Squadron of RAF Hawkes 'beat up' Shobdon airfield




             BD6                                                  VariEze




Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer and  a Beechcraft




It's a BA Swallow, John Hugh's the pilot and I'm in the front seat




Hawker Sea Fury               Percival Prentice                        Tiger Moth     

Photo's.....    Andy Mann



Microlight belonging to Gordon of the Microlight Club at that time

photo from Lee Gilliland




DH85 Leopard Moth,                     VariEze                            Stampe SV4C       

In the background of the photo above of the SV 4C can be seen an American 2nd world war despatch motorcycle. The rider is in American military uniform for that period and is I believe Peter Prior, Chairman of the  Bulmers Cider brewery.

 photo's....     Rich Howell



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All photo's, Shaun McGuire except where stated

 would welcome any information or photo's that anyone could send to me about the club during the years that it operated.

Have you got a story about the club or any of its members? to tell? Please send them to me, although in some cases I may have to edit them a bit!