2010

NZ1782 : Tranwell Airfield

taken 14 years ago, near to Tranwell, Northumberland, England

Tranwell Airfield
Tranwell Airfield
Tranwell Airfield (RAF Morpeth) was a World War II airfield used for air gunnery training; many Polish airmen were trained here. Although the area has reverted to agriculture, a number of the original structures on the site can still be seen, including this hangar.

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Category: Wartime relics
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Morpeth [5] · Air [2] ·
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NZ1782, 13 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Oliver Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 8 April, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 April, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 176 822 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:8.0422N 1:43.5294W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 177 821
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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