TA1800 : Across the stubble towards Ash Holt

taken 3 years ago, near to Cuxwold, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Across the stubble towards Ash Holt
Across the stubble towards Ash Holt
From the bridleway to Cuxwold.
The area to the left of this line of view was used during WW1 as a Class 2 Night Landing Ground known as RAF Cuxwold and RFC Cuxwold (LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) established to house a detachment from No.33 (Home Defence) Squadron while they were operating over North Lincolnshire. No.33 Sqn arrived in December 1916, and stayed until June 1919. Cuxwold contained two grass landing strips, both measuring 750 yards apiece, and covered an area of 80 acres.
After the war it was returned to agriculture, although a short strip running from the farm buildings has been used more recently - see TA1800 : Grass strip at Cuxwold, running towards Ash Holt.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 31 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Woodland, Forest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 1878 0098 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.5276N 0:12.6656W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 1813 0017
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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