RAF Snetterton Heath (USAAF Station 138) :: Shared Description

The airfield was constructed in 1942 and completed in 1943. It was assigned to the United States Army Air Forces Eighth Army Air Force and used by the 96th Bombardment Group (Heavy). In 1952, the flying field was privately purchased and developed into a motor racing circuit which still thrives today. The race course follows sections of the old runways and perimeter track. A number of buildings have survived on neighbouring industrial estates which now occupy the former Technical site. See also: Link

by Evelyn Simak
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TM0188 : The old Operations Block by Evelyn Simak
TM0288 : The 96th Bombardment Group Memorial Museum (displays) by Evelyn Simak
TM0288 : The 96th Bombardment Group Memorial Museum (displays) by Evelyn Simak
TM0189 : The Fabric store by Evelyn Simak
TM0189 : Snetterton Brewery by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : The old Standby set house by Evelyn Simak
TM0288 : WW2 Sick quarters building by Evelyn Simak
TM0189 : Crew lockers and drying room by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : Dried out static water pond on Site 3 by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : On the former Site 2 by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : The remains of a blast shelter by Evelyn Simak
TM0090 : The remains of a concreted track and hardstanding by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : The old Operations block by Evelyn Simak
TM0089 : Lorry trailers parked on hardstanding by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : Pig ark in fields south of Eccles Wood by Evelyn Simak
TM0288 : A WW2 Stanton air raid shelter by Evelyn Simak
TM0189 : Crew lockers and drying room by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : The old Standby set house (interior) by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : The old Operations Block by Evelyn Simak
TM0188 : Overgrown concreted track by Evelyn Simak
TM0089 : Snetterton Heath Motor Racing Circuit by Evelyn Simak
TM0189 : The site of the Motor Pool Section by Evelyn Simak
TM0089 : Snetterton Heath Motor Racing Circuit by Evelyn Simak
TM0288 : The 96th Bombardment Group Memorial Museum (displays) by Evelyn Simak
TM0090 : Former RAF accommodation hut by Evelyn Simak

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Created: Tue, 5 Aug 2014, Updated: Thu, 14 Aug 2014

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