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canuck10

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Aircraft wreckage at Knik Glacier, Alaska (near upper end Lower Gorge) (AJ Jann)

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DaveTrojan

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looks like a general aviation tail dragger type aircraft. 
and they always leave the broken battery behind. 
Dennis

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That main gear looks pretty beefy to me.  I was thinking Norseman or Beaver, but neither seems to be the same.  Dennis
Angusnofangus

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Definitely not from a Beaver, and doesn't look like from a Norseman, as it had oleos.
WaltW

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Some digging finds that tapering square stock cantilevered landing gear used on the Stinson Reliant.   These did have a WWII military variant.  Looking at the weathering this site may be quite old.

Looking at the wreckage and the photos of a Reliant exposed during restoration it appears the brake line mounts on the front of the gear legs appear similar.  Also the visible structure at the pivot point.

http://warbirdsnews.com/warbirds-news/caf-stinson-at-19-restoration-update.html

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