TM1880 : View over Thorpe Abbotts airfield

taken 8 years ago, near to Upper Street, Norfolk, Great Britain

View over Thorpe Abbotts airfield
View over Thorpe Abbotts airfield
This view is from near the control tower at Thorpe Abbotts Museum. The woodland on the right existed during World War II when this airfield was active, and helped hide some of the airfield's technical facilities. During WWII a concrete perimeter track would have existed across the foreground.
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Date Taken
Monday, 30 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Sunday, 5 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Air transport  Derelict, Disused  Defence, Military  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1872 8089 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:22.9404N 1:12.7409E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1870 8133
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Airfield (Former)  Woodland 

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