Vagabond Photos – Current and Recent Years

Here is our collection of “newer” Vagabond images. These were either contributed to this site by various individuals, or taken by Sparky Barnes Sargent.

Photo by Sparky Barnes Sargent

Fellow aviators …

Photo by Sparky Barnes Sargent

Julia Secker-Walker and her PA-15 at Oshkosh 2017

Photo by Sparky Barnes Sargent

N4426H at Oshkosh 2014

Photo by Sparky Barnes Sargent

Jim Hudgin and his PA-17, N4612H, at Oshkosh 2013

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Jim Finger climbs up and away from Carthage Airport, NC

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Jim Finger with his recently acquired NC4518H

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Jim Finger’s NC4518H in Carthage, NC

Vagabond's view

Vagabond’s aft view, summer evening sky

Ian Callier's Vagabond C-90

Ian Callier’s C-90 powered Vagabond, July 2016 (England)

Photo by Sparky Barnes Sargent

NC4518H at Oshkosh 2016

Photo by Ed Hicks for Flyer magazine

“Juliet Lima” used to be N4370H, and was on floats. Now it is G-BRJL, and owned by Nye Williams. (Photo courtesy Nye Williams and copyright by Ed Hicks for Flyer magazine)

1981 Vagabond FloatsPiper PA-15 Vagabond G-BRJL was featured in the September 2014 issue of Flyer magazine. The article, by Justin Cox, states: “There are only 28 examples in the UK on the G Register and 282 on the N Register.” According to historical records, this Vagabond used to be owned by Tom Clark of Connecticut. It was on floats in 1981.

This Vagabond used to bear N4370H, and was on floats. Now it is G-BRJL.

G-BRJL used to be N4370H. (Photo by current owner Nye Williams.)

CFVMV and CFAVB

CFVMV and CFAVB, British Columbia beach

CFAVB

CFAVB

Paul & Joan Good N4307H

Paul & Joan Good with N4307H

Joseph-Oldham-N4870H and F4U Corsair

Joseph Oldham’s N4870H and an F4U Corsair, Paso Robles, CA, 2011

Joseph-Oldham-N4870H and N4865H

Joseph Oldham’s N4870H beside N4865H, Columbia, CA, 2013

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N4870H’s panel

N4820H looking good on the flight line

N4820H looking good on the flight line, 2014

Lewis Casey and Jim Marlar, enjoying N4820H

Lewis Casey and Jim Marlar, enjoying N4820H, 2014

Marion Burton's N4820H flying overhead

Marion Burton’s N4820H, flying overhead, 2014

Copyright by Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4699H at OSH 2014

N4699H at OSH 2014

Copyright by Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4699H at OSH 2014

N4699H at OSH 2014

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - Lovley's N4426H

Vaughn Lovley’s N4426H at Blakesburg

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - Sarah's N222SK (C-FWCD)

Sarah’s N222SK (C-FWCD)

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4367H at Sun 'n Fun 2005

N4367H at Sun ‘n Fun 2005

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4444H at OSH 2005

N4444H at OSH 2005

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N46__H at OSH

N46 H at OSH

Contributed by Winn Baker - N4666H

Winn Baker and N4666H

Contributed by Dave Harmon - C-FAVB Fly-by

C-FAVB Fly-by

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4698H at 6A4 in 1993

NC4698H at 6A4 in Tennessee

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4698H during NCVAT at Manteo, NC

The Fairchild, Vagabond and Stearman flew as a trio during the North Carolina Vintage Air Tour, May 2004

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4698H and Wright Brothers Monument, October 2003

NC4698H delivered the Tennessee flag to First Flight Airport in North Carolina as a participant in EAA’s “50 Flags to Kitty Hawk” in 2003

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - Hermie Don Tiff and N4643H

The Leading Edge Aircraft gang (Hermie, Don, and Tiff) with N4643H during Sentimental Journey 2001

Copyright by Sparky Barnes Sargent

Canadian Vagabond at Sentimental Journey 2001

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4894H at Sun 'n Fun 2004

N4894H at Sun ‘n Fun 2004

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4195H May 2004

Roger Jenning’s N4195H at the VAA Chapter 3 Fly-in, Burlington, NC, May 2004

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4195H's panel

N4195H’s panel

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4195H

N4195H draws a crowd at the fly-in

Copyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4159H May 2004

N4159H at the VAA Chapter 3 Fly-in, Burlington, NC, May 2004

Coyright Sparky Barnes Sargent - N4159H May 2004

N4159H at the fly-in, May 2004

N4342H Copyright 2014 by Sparky Barnes Sargent

N4342H at Athens, TN around 2001