TM1972 : Entrance into an air raid shelter

taken 5 years ago, near to Denham Street, Suffolk, Great Britain

Entrance into an air raid shelter
Entrance into an air raid shelter
For a full view of this air raid shelter, which is situated beside the footpath turning off towards the B1117 road, see > Link.
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 7281 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.5714N 1:13.0668E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1944 7283
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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