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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Warplanes of the Second World War preserved in the United Kingdom, Supermarine Spitfire & Seafire

Warplanes of the Second World War preserved in the United Kingdom, 

Supermarine Spitfires and Seafires

The aim of this website is to locate, identify and document Supermarine Spitfires and Seafires preserved in the United Kingdom.  Many contributors have assisted in the hunt for these aircraft to provide and update the data on this website.  Photos are by the author unless otherwise credited.  Any errors found here are by the author, and any additions, corrections or amendments to this list of Warplane Survivors of the Second World War in the United Kingdom would be most welcome and may be e-mailed to the author at hskaarup@rogers.com.

Data current to 12 Dec 2018.

Supermarine Spitfires preserved in the United Kingdom by aircraft type, serial number, registration number and location:

Supermarine Spitfire prototype (Serial No. K5054).  This full-scale replica was commissioned by the Spitfire Society and donated to the Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, Tangmere, Chichester.

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. N3200), Reg. No. G-CFGJ, QV, 19 Squadron, Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Tony Hisgett Photos)

 (Clemens Vasters Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. P9374), Reg. No. G-MKIA, I-J, 92 Squadron, Mark One Partnership LLC, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.  Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Charlie Jackson Photo)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. X4650), Reg. No. G-CGUK, KL-A, 54 Squadron, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

 (Aldo Bidini Photos)

 (Tim Felce Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. AR213), Reg. No. G-AIST, JZ-E, 57 OTU, painted as (Serial No. P7308), XR-D, 71 Eagle Squadron, Sheringham Aviation, Wycombe, Bucks. Airworthy.

 (Clemens Vasters Photos)

 (Tony Hisgett Photos)

 (ozz13X Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. K9942), SD-D, 72 (Basutoland) Squadron, Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, Shropshire.

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. P9444), RN-D, 72 (Basutoland) Squadron, Science Museum, South Kensington, London.

  (calflier001 Photo)

 (Harry Mitchell Photo)

 (Florestan Photo)

 (zzztriple200 Photo)

 (Les Chatfield Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. R6915), Imperial War Museum, South Lambeth, London.

 (Hugh Llewelyn Photos)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. X4590), PR-F, 609 Squadron, Royal Air Force Museum Hendon, London.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. P9372), Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. P9373), Reg. No. G-CFGN, Mark One Partnership LLC, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ia (Serial No. X42762), Reg. No. G-CDGU, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Ic (Serial No. BR601), Reg. No. G-CIYF, Collings Foundation, being restored at the Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar.

 (Adrian Pingstone Photo)

 (Carlos Menendez Photo)

 (plambertuk Photo)

 (John5199 Photos)

 (SAC Neil Chapman Photo)

 (Carlos Menendez San Juan Photo)

 (Kogo Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IIa (Serial No. P7350), 266 and 603 Squadrons, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire. Airworthy.  Code QJ-G added to its port side, representing a fighter flown by Sqn Ldr Geoffrey Wellum, DFC, 92 Squadron in 1940.

 (Ewanph Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IIa (Serial No. P7540), static display, Czech crest, Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum, Dumfries, Scotland.  This aircraft crashed into Loch Doon in 1941 and was recovered by the museum in the 1980s.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IIa (Serial No. P7816), RAF Reserve Collection, Stafford.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IIa (Serial No. P7819), Martin Phillips, Exeter.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IIa (Serial No. P8088), Reg. No. G-CGRM, Oxfordshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IIa (Serial No. P8208), Reg. No. G-RRFF, Retro Track and Air Ltd, Dursley, Gloucestershire.

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. IV (Serial No. BP926), Reg. No. G-PRIV, project in storage.

 (Anthony Noble Photo)

 (John5199 Photos)

 (Sgt Jack Pritchard Photos)

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (plambertuk Photo)

 (Adrian Pingstone Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. Vb (Serial No. AB910), RF-D, 303 (Polish) Squadron, previously SH-L, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire. Airworthy.

 (tataquax Photo)

 (Photokora Photo)

 (Mark Harkin Photo)

 (Ad Meskens Photo)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

 (Kogo Photo)

 (John5199 Photo)

 

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Ronnie Macdonald Photo)

 (tataquax Photo)

 (Anthony Noble Photo)

 (Peter Bakema Photo)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vb (Serial No. BM597), Reg. No. G-MKVB, JH-C, 317 Polish Squadron, Historic Aircraft Collection, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vc (Serial No. EE602), Reg. No. G-IBSY, DV-V, 129 (Mysore) Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Peter Bakema Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

 

 (Aldo Bidini Photos)

 (Aurore Defferriare Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. Vb (Serial No. EP120), Reg. No. G-LFVB, AE-A, 402 (RCAF) Squadron, The Fighter Collection, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.  Assigned to 501 Squadron in 1942, and then subsequently to 402 (RCAF) Squadron.  This aircraft destroyed seven German aircraft during its wartime career.  Post-war, it was an instructional airframe, then displayed as a Gate guardian.  It was acquired by the fighter collection in 1993 and restored to airworthiness.  It is currently painted in its 402 (RCAF) Squadron markings.

 (Les Chatfield Photo)

 (Roland Turner Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vb (Serial No. BL614), ZD-F, 222 (Natal) Squadron, Royal Air Force Museum Hendon, London.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vb (Serial No. BL655), incomplete airframe recovered from a crash site, Lincolnshire Aircraft Recovery Group, Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, East Kirby, Lincolnshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. V (Serial No. AD189), Reg. No. G-CHVJ, project in storage, Oxfordshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vb (Serial No. AD540), being restored in Buckinghamshire.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Paul Maritz Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. Vc (Serial No. AR501), A-NN, 310 (Czech) Squadron, Reg. No. G-AWII, The Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden, Bedfordshire.  Undergoing major refurbishment, airworthy.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vb (Serial No. BL688), being restored in Buckinghamshire.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. Vb (Serial No. BM539), project in storage in East Sussex.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vc (Serial No. EF545), Reg. No. G-CDGY, Aero Vintage, St. Leonards, East Sussex.

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. V (Serial No. EP122), c/n CBAF.2405, also painted as (Serial No. R9649), Reg. No. G-CISV, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. Vc Trop (Serial No. LZ844), stored at Kemble, Gloucestershire.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. VIII (Serial No. JF872), Reg. No. G-RAAF, stored in Lancashire.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. VIIIc (Serial No. JG668), Reg. No. G-CFGA, being restored in Pembrokeshire.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo, 1974)

Supermarine Spitfire TR Mk. VIII (Serial No. MT818), c/n 729058), G-M, previously Reg. No. N58JE, now UK Reg. No. G-AIDN, G2 Trust, Wycombe Air Park.

 (Ray Hanna Photo)

 (John5199 Photo)

 (Kogo Photo)

 (Tony Hisgett Photos)

  (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

 (Tim Felce Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXb (Serial No. MH434), built at Castle Bromwich and first flown on 7 Aug 1943, later delivered to 222 Squadron at Hornchurch, Essex.  Reg. No. G-ASJV, previously SZ-G, "City of Warsaw", ZD-B, 222 Squadron, Old Flying Machine Company, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

 (Simon Boddy Photo)

 (SBP41Sqn Photo)

 (Sgt Pete George MA ABIPP/MOD Photo)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (Aldo Bidini Photo)

 (Carlos Menendez Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXe (Serial No. MK356), 5J-K, 126 Squadron, previously 21-V, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire.  Airworthy.  This aircraft has recently been painted in a desert camouflage pattern to represent 92 Sqn (Serial No. EN152), QJ-3, flown over Tunisia April - May 1943.

 (James Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. IXe (Serial No. RR232), "City of Exeter", Reg. No. G-BRSF, Martin Philips, Colerne, Wiltshire. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Allen Watkin Photo)

 (Simon Boddy Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Mk. Tr. 9 (Serial No. ML407), Reg. No. G-LFIX, OU-V, 485 (New Zealand) Squadron, Carolyn Grace, RAF Bentwaters.  Airworthy.

 (Tony Hisgett Photos)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. PT462), Reg. No. G-CTIX, SW-A, Dragon Flight, Abergele, North Wales. Airworthy.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 in 2005, civil registered as G-CCCA, 161, painted in the markings of the Irish Air Corps.

 (Martijn Geerlings Photo)

 (Allen Watkin Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 in 2005, civil registered as G-CCCA, H-98 painted in the markings of the Royal Netherlands Air Force.

 (Carlos Menendez Photo)

 (John5199 Photo)

 (Carlos Menendez San Juan Photo)

 (Ad Meskens Photo)

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

 (Martijn Geerlings Photo)

 (Aldo Bidini Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. PV202), QV-I, Reg. No. G-CCCA, 33 Squadron, Historic Flying Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

 (NAC Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. PV202), 5-RH, Reg. No. G-CCCA, 33 Squadron, Historic Flying Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

 

  (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photos)

 (Milan Nykodym Photo)

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. MJ627), Reg. No. G-BMSB, 9G-Q, 441 (RCAF) Squadron, R.V. Aviation, Biggin Hill airfield. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (tataquax Photo)

 (Tim Felce Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. SM520), Reg. No. G-ILDA, KJ-I, Steve Brooks, Goodwood. Airworthy.

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. NH341), Reg. No. G-CICK, DB-E, 411 (RCAF) Squadron, ARCo, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. (2-seat).

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No. BS410), Reg. No. G-TCHI, Martin Phillips, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar.

 (Dave Miller Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire Tr. 9 (Serial No, MJ772), Reg. No.G-AVAV.  This aircraft served with 341 Squadron as MJ772, NL-W, then with 340 Squadron as MJ772, GW-A.  It was sold to Vickers-Armstrongs in 1950, and converted to a two-seat trainer.  It carried Class B markings G-15-172.  It then went to the Irish Air Corps in May 1951 as 159.  It was withdrawn from flying in 1960. MJ772 was sold to Film Aviation Services in November 1963 and stored at Biggin Hill.  It was then sold to COGEA, Belgium in May 1964 and stored at Ostend Airport.  Sold to Tony Samuelson in 1965 and registered G-AVAV in November 1966.  Restored to airworthy condition in July 1967.  Leased to Spitfire Productions Ltd for use in the film Battle of Britain.   A forced landing was made at Little Staughton on 9 July 1968 due to engine failure, but it was subsequently returned to flying condition. Later sold to Sir William Roberts and displayed as part of the Strathallan Collection, coded MJ772, NL-R.  It was sold to Doug Champlin of Enid, Arizona, Reg. No. N8R.  Later registered in Germany as D-FMKN.  It suffered off-airport landing in a field near Woodchurch, Kent in the UK on 7 September 2015.  The pilot was uninjured.  MJ772 is awaiting repairs and is currently stored at Biggin Hill.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Adrian Pingstone Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. XI (Serial No. PL965), 222 (Natal) Squadron, Reg. No. G-MKXI, -R, 16, Squadron, Peter Teichman, Hangar 11 Collection, North Weald, Essex. Airworthy.

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. XI (Serial No. PL983), Reg. No. G-PRXI, Proshop Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IX (Serial No. EN179), Reg. No. G-TCHO, Martin Phillips, Exeter.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IX (Serial No. EN570), Reg. No. G-CISP, project in storage, Sandown, Isle of Wight.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IXc (Serial No. LZ842), Reg. No. G-CGZU, EF-F, ex 327 Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. IXe (Serial No. MA764), Reg. No. G-MCDB, 122 Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXc (Serial No. MJ271), Historic Flying Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

 (bdburton Photo)

 (Matt Sergeant Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXc (Serial No. MK912), L-SH, Reg. No. G-BRRA, damaged, being restored, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXe (Serial No. ML119), Reg. No. G-SDNI, G2 Trust, in storage, Buckinghamshire. Ex-Burmese Air Force UB441 and ex-Israeli Air Force 20-20.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXb (Serial No. ML295), project stored in Kent.

 (RonaldV-tm Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXc (Serial No. NH238), H-60, NH238, G-LFMH, Reg. No. G-MKIX, Flying A Services, in storage at Greenham Common.

 (Sasha Taylor Photos)

 (Birmingham Museums Trust Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXc (Serial No. ML427), HK-A, Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. IX (Serial No. PT879), Reg. No. G-BYDE, Peter Teichman, Hangar 11 Collection, North Weald, Essex.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXe (Serial No. RK858), Reg. No. G-CGJE, Historic Flying Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. IXe (Serial No. RK912), in storage at Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXe (Serial No. SM639), in storage in the Surrey area.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXe (Serial No. TE517), Reg. No. G-JGCA, G2 Trust, in storage at Biggin Hill, Kent, Essex. Ex-Israeli Air Force 20-46.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photos)

 (Bob Adams Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IXe (Serial No. TE566), in storage at Kemble, Gloucestershire.

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Carlos Menendez Photo)

(Tim Felce Photos)

 (Ronnie Macdonald Photo)

 (Peter Bakema Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. IXe (Serial No. TA805), Reg. No. G-PMNF, FX-M, 234 Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent. Airworthy.

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. IXe (Serial No. TD314), Reg. No. G-CGYJ, FX-P, 234 Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent. Airworthy.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. XII (Serial No. EN224), Reg. No. G-FXII, RAF Bentwaters, Suffolk.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photos)

 (Tony Hisgett Photos)

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk. XIVe (Serial No. MV293), Reg. No. G-SPIT, JE-J, 127 Wing, painted as (Serial No. MV268), The Fighter Collection, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.  Airworthy.  MV293 was built in 1944 by Vickers Armstrong and sent to India in 1945.  After service with the Indian Air Force, it was returned to the United Kingdom in the 1970s; restoration was completed in 1992.  In 2000 it was painted to represent MV268, an aircraft flown by Johnie Johnson towards the end of the Second World War. 

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. XIVe (Serial No. RM689), Reg. No. G-ALGT, Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust, stored in Derby.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. XIV (Serial No. RM694), Reg. No. G-DBKL, G2 Trust, in storagein Buckinghamshire.

Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk. XIVe (Serial No. RM927), Reg. No. G-JNMA, G2 Trust, in storage on the Isle of Wight. Ex-Belgian Air Force SG-25.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. XIV (Serial No. RN203), project stored at Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. RW393), c/n CBAF.IX4651, painted as (Serial No. TB675), 4-DV, RAF Museum, in storage at RAF Stafford.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. SL611), Reg. No. G-SAEA, in storage in Staffordshire.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. SL674), RAF Museum, in storage at RAF Stafford.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TB382), in storage on the Isle of Wight.

 (Steve Lynes Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TB885), 3W-V, ex- 322 (Dutch) Squadron, restored to airworthy status for owner Frits van Eerd, based at the Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent.

Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk. XVIIIe (Serial No. TP298), Reg. No. N41702, Airframe Assemblies, in storage on the Isle of Wight.

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. RW382), Reg. No. G-PBIX, 3W-P, 322 (Dutch) Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent. Airworthy.  This aircraft was built in 1945 and served with No. 604 Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force from 1947 until 1950.  SOS 14 Dec 1954.

 (Chowells Photo)

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Tony Hisgett Photos)

 (Carlos Menendez San Juan Photo)

 (Kogo Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TD248), Reg. No. G-OXVI, CR-S, Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum, Flixton, Bungay, Suffolk.  Airworthy.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TE184), "Fargo Express" flown in this colour scheme for one season only.

 (Bundesheer Fotos Photos)

 (Peter Groneman Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TE184), Reg. No. G-MXVI, DU-N, 312 (Czech) Squadron, Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Biggin Hill, Kent. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (John5199 Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

 (Mark Harkin Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TE311), 4D-V, 74 (Tiger) Squadron, the personal aircraft of Squadron Leader AJ ‘Tony’ Reeves DFC, the Squadron’s Commanding Officer from the end of December 1944.  Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire. Airworthy.  This aircraft is being repainted to represent (Serial No. TD240), the personal aircraft of 131 (Polish) Wing's CO, Gp Capt Aleksander Gabszewicz, DSO, DFC.

 (Maxim Shulepin Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. RW388), U4-U.  Built at Castle Bromwich in 1945, taken on charge by 6 MU at Brize Norton on 18 July 1945, then issued to No. 667 Sqn where it was damaged in a flying accident.  Repaired and aloocated to No. 612 Sqn in 1951, then going to the Fighter Command Control and Reporting School.  Damaged a second time, it was retired and became a gate guard at Benson and later at Andover.  In 1972 it was presented to the City of Stoke-on-Trent.  The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

 (Nilfanion Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TB752), KH-Z, 403 (RCAF) Squadron, built in 1944, Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum, Manston Road, Ramsgate, Kent.

 (Ad Meskens Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. XVIe (Serial No. TE462), National Museum of Flight, East Fortune, Scotland.

 (Sunburn1979 Photo)

 (Kogo Photo)

 (Peter Bakema Photos)

 (Seán Pòl Ó Creachmhaoil Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk. XVIIIe (Serial No. SM845), EZ-J, repainted as R, 28 Squadron, Reg. No. G-BUOS, Historic Flying Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Tony Hisgett Photo)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. XIX (Serial No. PM631), 541 Squadron, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire. Airworthy.

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Adrian Pingstone Photo)

 (Adrian Pingstone Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. XIX (Serial No. PS853), 16 Squadron, Reg. No. G-RRGN, C, 16 Squadron, Rolls-Royce, Filton, Glos. Airworthy.

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. XIX (Serial No. PM651), RAF Museum, in storage at RAF Stafford.

 (Archangel12 Photo)

 (Tim Felce Photo)

 (Ronnie Macdonald Photo)

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photos)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

 (Sgt Pete Mobbs/MOD Photo PS915 with Typhoon)

Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk. XIX (Serial No. PS915), Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, Coningsby, Lincolnshire. In 2016 this aircraft was repainted with a silver scheme, representing a Spitfire flown by Flt Lt Ted Powles from Kai Tak, Hong Kong, in 1952.

 (Mark Harkin Photo)

 (Rept0n1x Photo)

 (Liz Searle Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 21 (Serial No. LA198), RAI-G, 602 Squadron, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow, Scotland.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 21 (Serial No. LA226), RAF Museum, in storage at RAF Stafford.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 21 (Serial No. LA255), JX-U, 1 Squadron, No. 1 Squadron Association, in storage at RAF Leuchars.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 22 (Serial No. PK519), Reg. No. G-SPXX, project stored in Buckinghamshire.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 22 (Serial No. PK624), The Fighter Collection, stored in Hangar 2, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 22 (Serial No. PK664), in storage at North Weald, Essex.

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 24 (Serial No. PK683), Solent Sky, Southampton.

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

 (Aldo Bidini Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 24 (Serial No. PK724), Royal Air Force Museum Hendon, London.

 (Chad Kainz Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 24 (Serial No. VN485), Silver, Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. 46 (Serial No. LA546 ), Reg. No. G-CFZJ, stored in Colchester, Essex.

Supermarine Seafire F Mk. 46 (Serial No. LA564), Reg. No. G-FRSX, being restored to static condition with wings from Seafire F Mk. XVII (SerialNo. SK300), Reg. No. G-RIPH, North Weald, Essex.  Milestones Museum, Basingstoke, Hampshire.

Spitfires previously based in the UK:

 (NACA Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. VII, flown by the USAAF at the NACA, Langley Virginia, 31 Dec 1942.

 (Kogo Photo)

 (Aldo Bidini Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. VII (Serial No. MT928), Reg. No. G-BKMI, ZX-M.  This aircraft was sold to the Meir brothers based in Germany in 2010.  Airworthy.

 (Carlos Menendez Photo)

 

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (tataquax Photo)

 (Aldo Bidini Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk. IX (Serial No. PL344), Reg. No. N644TB, TL-B, owned by Tom Blair, this aircraft is now based in Easton, Maryland, USA. Airworthy.

 (Mike Freer - Touchdown-aviation Photo)

Supermarine Spitfire F Mk. XVIIIe (Serial No. SM969), Reg. No. N969SM, -S, 28 Squadron, owned by Lawrence Classics LLC in Bentonville, Arkansas, USA. Airworthy.

 (Mcmike0605 Photo)

 (Ken Fielding Photo)

 (Ronnie Macdonald Photo)

 (airforcefe Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Spitfire Mk. IX (Serial No. UB-424), ex-312 (Czech) Squadron (Serial No. SL633), ex-Israeli Air Force 204, ex-Burma Air Force, ex-UK Reg. No. G-CZAF, K, 2007 to the Historic Flight Foundation, Paine Field, Washington, USA. Airworthy.

Supermarine Seafires

Supermarine Seafire LF Mk. IIc (Serial No. MB293) Reg. No. G-CFGI, Mark One Partnership LLC, in storage at Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Seafire L Mk. IIIc (Serial No. RX168), Reg. No. G-BWEM, Aircraft Spares & Materials Ltd, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

Supermarine Seafire F Mk. XV (Serial No. PR432), project stored in Warwickshire.

Supermarine Seafire F Mk. XV (Serial No. PR462), Reg. No. G-TGVP, Tim Percy, North Weald.

Supermarine Seafire F Mk. XVII (Serial No. SX300), Reg. No. G-CDTM, Seafire Displays Ltd, North Weald, Essex.

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 (Charlie Jackson Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photo)

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Seafire LF Mk. IIIc (Serial No. PP972), Reg. No. G-BUAR, N-11-5, Fleet Air Arm 880 Squadron, Flying A Services, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Airworthy.  Built by Vickers, this is the only Merlin-powered Seafire that saw combat.

 (Tim Felce Photos)

 

 (Adrian Pingstone Photos)

 (Kogo Photo)

 (Peter Bakema Photo)

Supermarine Seafire F Mk. XVII (Serial No. SX336), Reg. No. G-KASX, Kennet Aviation, North Weald, Essex. Airworthy.

 (Alan Wilson Photos)

Supermarine Seafire F Mk. XVII (Serial No. SX137), Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton, Somerset.