IWM catalogue record
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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).
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...