TM0399 : Hardstanding by Deopham Stalland

taken 5 years ago, near to Deopham Green, Norfolk, Great Britain

Hardstanding by Deopham Stalland
Hardstanding by Deopham Stalland
This hardstanding is a fraction of the east-west runway of RAF Deopham Green.
RAF Deopham Green (USAAF Station 142)
RAF Deopham Green is a former World War II aerodrome, built in 1942/43 and located near the hamlet of Deopham Green. Opened in 1944, the airfield was used by the United States Army Air Force (USAAF) Eighth Air Force 452nd Bombardment Group (Heavy). After the war the field was handed back to RAF Maintenance Command and public roads that had been closed during construction were re-opened. The airfield was closed in 1948 with most of the buildings torn down and the land returned to agricultural use. Many of the runways and taxiways of the old airfield remain. See also: LinkExternal link
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TM0399, 21 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 29 July, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 July, 2014
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 0352 9914 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:33.1223N 1:0.0287E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 0343 9915
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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