First built in 1944, the Avro Type 694 was a British four-engine heavy bomber that later became the last piston-engine bomber operated by the Royal Air Force.
In August 2014, the world's only two airworthy Lancaster bombers took to the skies at the RAF Coningsby's airfield in Lincoln, as part of a historic six-week tour.
The two Lancaster bombers, fondly named Thumper and Vera, are owned by Britain's Royal Air Force and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum and were united on a windswept airfield for what may be the very last time
Painted by Jim Mitchell ... Jim was born in Stoke on Trent and grew up in a Staffordshire Country Village... as a child jim was influenced by all sorts of Military History and Aviation
His Uncle designed the submarine SPITFIRE and Jim Drew them from a young age
As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again.