TM0298 : This is my field!

taken 9 years ago, near to Stalland Common, Norfolk, Great Britain

This is my field!
This is my field!
Notices such as this one are displayed all along the road here. This area once used to be Deopham airfield: RAF Deopham Green is a former World War II airfield built in 1942/43 and located near the hamlet of Deopham Green. Opened in 1944 the airfield was used by the United States Army Air Force Eighth Air Force 452d Bombardment Group (Heavy). After the war the field was handed back to RAF Maintenance Command and public roads that had been closed during construction were re-opened. The airfield was closed in 1948 with most of the buildings torn down and the land returned to agricultural use. Many of the runways and taxiways of the old airfield remain. LinkExternal link
RAF Deopham Green (USAAF Station 142)
RAF Deopham Green is a former World War II aerodrome, built in 1942/43 and located near the hamlet of Deopham Green. Opened in 1944, the airfield was used by the United States Army Air Force (USAAF) Eighth Air Force 452nd Bombardment Group (Heavy). After the war the field was handed back to RAF Maintenance Command and public roads that had been closed during construction were re-opened. The airfield was closed in 1948 with most of the buildings torn down and the land returned to agricultural use. Many of the runways and taxiways of the old airfield remain. See also: LinkExternal link
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TM0298, 39 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 February, 2008
Category
Farmland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 029 986 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.8774N 0:59.4721E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 029 985
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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