TL1952 : Gibraltar Barn. RAF Tempsford

near to Everton, Bedfordshire, Great Britain

Gibraltar Barn. RAF Tempsford
Gibraltar Barn. RAF Tempsford
Gibraltar Barn is near to the end of one of the runways of RAF Tempsford, Home of Sq. 138 and 161 (Special Operations) one of the most secret RAF airfields during WW2.
From this base flew various of the SOE most heroic agents both male and female.
For many this was the last time they stood on friendly soil.
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year taken
2012
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Geograph
Date Taken
Tuesday, 20 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 26 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 1924 5256 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:9.5068N 0:15.4997W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 1926 5254
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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