TM1972 : Air raid shelter at Denham Corner

taken 3 years ago, near to Denham Street, Suffolk, Great Britain

Air raid shelter at Denham Corner
Air raid shelter at Denham Corner
One of many air raid shelters in the area, all associated with RAF Horham, which was an active airfield during WW2.
RAF Horham (USAAF Station 119)
RAF Horham is located to the south-east of Eye and straddles the parishes of Denham, Horham, Redlingfield and Hoxne. Built for the Royal Air Force (RAF) it was one of the earliest heavy bomber bases opened in East Anglia. In 1942, the base was handed over to the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) and designated Station 119. The aerodrome's history and a number of original buildings are preserved at two local museums - the 95th Bomb Group Hospital Museum > LinkExternal link and the nearby 95th Bomb Group Museum > LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 June, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 June, 2015
Geographical Context
Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1945 7284 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.5875N 1:13.0680E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1945 7282
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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