1960

NZ3713 : R.A.F. Middleton St. George (Goosepool)

taken 64 years ago, near to Teesside International Airport, Darlington, England

R.A.F. Middleton St. George (Goosepool)
R.A.F. Middleton St. George (Goosepool)
The control tower, snapped on a summer evening in 1960. It would have been a
day or so before the end of the photographer's National Service.
As an amendment (July 2012), "Goosepool" the wartime name of the place has been added to the title as it may assist those researching the role of the place in WWII; R.A.F. Bomber Command etc.

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Category: Airfield
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Control Tower [2] · Goosepool [2] · Service [2] ·
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NZ3713, 15 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Geoff Royle   (more nearby)
Date Taken
August 1960   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 January, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 371 132 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:30.7935N 1:25.6479W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 371 132
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Image classification(about): Geograph (Third Visitor for NZ3713) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
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