TM2173 : Hardstanding in fields by Hall Farm

taken 3 years ago, near to Horham, Suffolk, Great Britain

Hardstanding in fields by Hall Farm
Hardstanding in fields by Hall Farm
The concreted road and hardstanding date from WW2 and formed part of RAF Horham's bomb and ammunitions storage area.
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, 25 June, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 June, 2015
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 2123 7305 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.6578N 1:14.6403E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 2128 7306
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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