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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Aerial photograph of Bovingdon airfield looking south, the technical site with four T2 hangars is on the left, 4 January 1946. Photograph taken by No. 541 Squadron, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/1101. English Heritage (RAF Photography).

Locations

  • Bovingdon

    Military site : airfield
    Bovingdon, in Hertfordshire (often confused with Bovington, Dorset), was built in 1941-42 as a bomber station but was never developed into a fully-fledged heavy bomber airfield as it did not have the required 2,000 yard runway. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 October 2014 11:21:33 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, English Heritage Collection

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