TG2712 : Old concreted tracks

taken 3 years ago, near to New Rackheath, Norfolk, Great Britain

Old concreted tracks
Old concreted tracks
The concrete tracks on the old Communal site of RAF Rackheath are still in place. This section leads to the Fuel compound.
RAF Rackheath (USAAF Station 145)
Rackheath aerodrome was built by John Laing & Son Ltd on the estate of Sir Edward Stracy of Rackheath Hall. Built to the specifications of a Class-A heavy bomber airfield it was used by the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). The station opened in March 1944 and was designated USAAF Station 145. The station became the home of the 467th Bombardment Group (Heavy), the third group in the 96th Combat Wing, Second Bombardment Division (later Air Division) of the Eighth Air Force of the United States Strategic Air Forces in Europe (USSTAF). See also: LinkExternal link

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TG2712, 215 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 August, 2014   (more nearby)
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Friday, 29 August, 2014
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 2772 1285 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:39.9300N 1:21.9736E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 2772 1286
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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