SP2906 : RAF Brize Norton eastern perimeter

taken 2 months ago, near to Brize Norton, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

RAF Brize Norton eastern perimeter
RAF Brize Norton eastern perimeter
Compiled by Brian Robert Marshall

RAF Brize Norton first opened in 1937 and has been in more or less continuous use as a military airfield ever since. In 1953 Brize Norton was taken over by the United States Air Force but in 1965 control reverted to the Royal Air Force. With the closure of RAF Lyneham in 2011, Brize Norton became the main operating base for RAF air transport and in-air refuelling aircraft. More on wikipedia LinkExternal link

See other images of RAF Brize Norton
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Vieve Forward and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SP2906, 7 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 20 August, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 August, 2020
Geographical Context
Boundary, Barrier  Air transport  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2993 0682 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.5563N 1:34.0656W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2998 0684
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
RAF Brize Norton  Perimeter  Airfield  Raf Airfield  Razor Wire  Burdock 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): geograph  (Second Visitor for SP2906) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 5 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
thumbs up icon
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register