TQ5111 : Deanland Airfield

taken 12 years ago, near to Ripe, East Sussex, Great Britain

Deanland Airfield
Deanland Airfield
Constructed in the spring of 1943 as an advanced airfield landing ground to help the D Day landings. It closed down after the war and was reactivated in 1963 by a local farmer as a landing strip for his own planes. From that point it grew as more people wished to have a base for their planes.
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TQ5111, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 May, 2006
Category
Airfield   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 516 111 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:52.7708N 0:9.2144E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 517 111
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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