SE5743 : Entrance to disused airfield perimeter track

taken 9 years ago, near to Acaster Selby, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Entrance to disused airfield perimeter track
Entrance to disused airfield perimeter track
Acaster Malbis airfield opened in 1942 as a grass fighter airfield with USAF aircraft. A large heavy bomber base was later developed. However, the field was beset with problems of fog rolling in from the river causing many aircraft to crash. The airfield was closed in 1946.
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SE5743, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 26 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 26 March, 2008
Category
Airfield (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 576 435 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:53.1183N 1:7.4836W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 576 435
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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