NJ0157 : Disused Airstrip

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Dyke, Moray, Great Britain

Disused Airstrip
Disused Airstrip
Royal Air Force satellite at Forres was constructed at Balnageith in 1940. The Whitleys of No 19 Operational Training Unit RAF Kinloss used this site until late 1944 and during that period trained thousands of aircrew for Bomber Command.
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NJ0157, 16 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 14 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Air transport  Defence, Military  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 0121 5722 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:35.6492N 3:39.2618W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 0123 5731
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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