SK9613 : Woolfox Lodge Airfield (disused)

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Pickworth, Rutland, Great Britain

Woolfox Lodge Airfield (disused)
Woolfox Lodge Airfield (disused)
Woolfox Lodge airfield was a satellite station to RAF Cottesmore. It was first used by Hampden bombers during 1940 and later by Stirlings in 1943. It was briefly used to house a Bloodhound missile site in the early 1960s and was abandoned by the RAF in 1966. The airfield returned to agricultural use as shown here looking along one of the perimeter roads.
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SK9613, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 June, 2007
Category
Airfield (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 969 134 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.5863N 0:33.9934W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 967 134
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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