TQ3163 : Airport House, Purley Way

taken 9 years ago, near to Beddington, Sutton, Great Britain

Airport House, Purley Way
Airport House, Purley Way
Croydon Airport was London's airport in the 1920's and 1930's, and was a famous Battle of Britain fighter station in WW2.

My father worked here for several years until the closure in September 1959. As a small boy, I attended the special event which marked the closure.

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Date Taken
Tuesday, 17 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 17 March, 2009
Historic building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 312 636 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:21.4123N 0:7.0273W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 312 636
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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