SO9646 : RAF Comberton

taken 7 years ago, near to Wick, Worcestershire, Great Britain

RAF Comberton
RAF Comberton
The remains of RAF Comberton (even though this is Wick) which served as a GCI (Ground Controlled Interception) RADAR station. One of five inland stations which date from the spring of 1941 in response to the night blitz by the Luftwaffe. Information gained from (p79, '20th Century Defences in Britain, The West Midlands area', Logaston Press, ISBN 978 1904396 99 4)
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SO9646, 11 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 10 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9663 4627 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:6.8845N 2:3.0377W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9667 4623
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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World War II Relic 

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