SX9176 : Site of Haldon Aerodrome

taken 12 years ago, near to Luton, Devon, Great Britain

Site of Haldon Aerodrome
Site of Haldon Aerodrome
This piece of heath above Teignmouth is an historic aerodrome. It started in 1928, was the first flying school in the West Country. A website about Plymouth City Airport LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) tells us "In 1933 Imperial Airways began flights to Cardiff, Torquay(Haldon) and Birmingham from 1933 forming Railway Air Services, adding Teignmouth and Liverpool to its routes and using Imperial Airways' Wessex airliners".
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SX9176, 49 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 8 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 11 February, 2006
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Airfield   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 918 762 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:34.5293N 3:31.7656W
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