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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Aerial photograph of Ramsbury airfield looking south west, the control tower is in front of the technical site on the left, the ammunition dump is along the right side of the airfield, 10 July 1946. Photograph taken by No. 540 Squadron, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/1648. English Heritage (RAF Photography).

Locations

  • Ramsbury

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training station, Ramsbury was allocated while under construction to the Eighth Air Force as a transport base. Built during 1942, it had eventually three concrete runways, 28 pan and 24 loop hardstandings, and two T2...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 October 2014 11:21:32 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, English Heritage Collection

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