TM1972 : Braithwaite water tank

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

Braithwaite water tank
Braithwaite water tank
On the roof of the boiler house (building 407), located on the edge of the Communal site 2 of RAF Horham, which was an active airfield during WW2. For a full view see > LinkExternal 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, 25 June, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 June, 2015
Geographical Context
Water resources  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1913 7285 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.6006N 1:12.7872E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1913 7283
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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