IWM catalogue record
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Aerial photograph of Tibenham airfield looking west, the fuel store, bomb dump and ammunition dump are on the right, Channonz Hall is on the left, 11 April 1947. Photograph taken by No. 82 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1972. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
Military site : airfield
Tibenham was built in 1941-1942 by W and C French Ltd with a standard 2,000 yard main runway, and two other runways both 1,400 feet in length. Accommodation was provided for a full USAAF heavy bomber group in dispersed sites. Personnel of the 320th...
Military site : non-airfield