Return to Gallery

Avro Lancaster Manual

An early Original Avro Lancaster Instructional Handbook / Manual.

Dated, November 1941 and produced by A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd, Manchester.

This manual was for the Avro type 683 'Lancaster' Mk I & II.

Issued to RAF Sgt. Ford of the No. 8 Maintenance Unit RAF Little Rissington, Gloucester, on the 24/11/1942.

The 9 x 6" size manual is individually numbered = 1314.

There are 55 pages of instructional text plus 16 large pull-outs at the rear.
These are line drawings and General Arrangement drawings covering the Lancaster in detail.

This is a rare early Lancaster production edition of this manual which is in a 'used' condition.