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De Havilland Mosquito Cockpit Access Ladder

Stores Ref. 26B/3786. Part No. S98103.A. \'Telescopic\' alloy ladder used for the crew to access the cockpit of the famous Mosquito aicraft. When fully extended the ladder is approx. 1.7m in length & 20cm wide. Fully closed the ladder is approx. 56cm in length. It retains a good deal of the original drab green paint as well as the stores tag. The part number is stamped into the ladder. Some fairly minor corrosion in places but in excellent overall condition. Please note that the photograph showing the ladder \'open\' does not show it fully extended. A rare chance to own a piece of the famous \'Wooden Wonder\' - albeit one of the metal parts! Stock code M15417.