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Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking south east. The technical site and barracks are at the bottom, 16 January 1947. Photograph taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1925. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_CPE_UK_1925_FP_1307
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking south east. The technical site and barracks are at the bottom, 16 January 1947. Photograph taken by...
Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking east. The technical site is at the top, the bomb dump is on the left, 9 May 1944. Photograph taken by 13th Photographic Squadron, 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group USAAF, sortie number US/7GR/LOC334. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: US_7GR_LOC334_V_5021
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking east. The technical site is at the top, the bomb dump is on the left, 9 May 1944. Photograph taken by...
Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking south east, the technical site and barracks are at the bottom, the bomb dump is on the right, 16 January 1947. Photograph taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1925. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_CPE_UK_1925_FP_1308
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking south east, the technical site and barracks are at the bottom, the bomb dump is on the right, 16...
Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking south east, there is a technical site with a T2 hangar at the top, 16 January 1947. Photograph taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1925. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_CPE_UK_1925_FP_1309
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking south east, there is a technical site with a T2 hangar at the top, 16 January 1947. Photograph taken...
Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking west, 26 July 1942. Photograph taken by No. 8 Operational Training Unit, sortie number RAF/FNO/67. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_FNO_67_V_6101
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking west, 26 July 1942. Photograph taken by No. 8 Operational Training Unit, sortie number RAF/FNO/67...
Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking west, 26 July 1942. Photograph taken by No. 8 Operational Training Unit, sortie number RAF/FNO/67. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_FNO_67_V_6102
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking west, 26 July 1942. Photograph taken by No. 8 Operational Training Unit, sortie number RAF/FNO/67...
Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking north, B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 93rd Bomb Group are parked on the runway, 28 April 1942, sortie number RAF/R/A/15. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_R_A_15_V_0016
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Alconbury airfield, looking north, B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 93rd Bomb Group are parked on the runway, 28 April 1942, sortie...
Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking west, the main runway runs vertically up the image, 3 July 1949. Photograph, taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/58/280. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_58_280_V_5372
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking west, the main runway runs vertically up the image, 3 July 1949. Photograph, taken by No. 58...
Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking west, the main runway runs vertically up the image, the bomb dump is to the lower left, 3 July 1949, taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/58/280. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_58_280_V_5373
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking west, the main runway runs vertically up the image, the bomb dump is to the lower left, 3 July...
Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking east, a T2 hangar, the bomb dump and ammunition dump are on the mid-right of the image, 3 July 1949. Photograph taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/58/280. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_58_280_V_5418
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking east, a T2 hangar, the bomb dump and ammunition dump are on the mid-right of the image, 3 July...
Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking east, and the Admin site is in the upper right of the image, 3 July 1949. Photograph taken by No. 58 Squadron, sortie number RAF/58/280. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_58_280_V_5419
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Andrews Field airfield, looking east, and the Admin site is in the upper right of the image, 3 July 1949. Photograph taken by No...
Aerial photograph of Ashford airfield. Photograph taken by No. 541 Squadron on 1 May 1946, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/1449. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_106G_UK_1449_RP_3185
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Ashford airfield. Photograph taken by No. 541 Squadron on 1 May 1946, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/1449. English Heritage (RAF...
Aerial photograph of Ashford airfield. Photograph taken by No. 82 Squadron on 5 November 1946, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1829. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_CPE_UK_1829_RP_3110
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Ashford airfield. Photograph taken by No. 82 Squadron on 5 November 1946, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1829. English Heritage (RAF...
Aerial photograph of Ashford airfield. Photograph taken by the 34th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron of the 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group on 11 May 1944, sortie number US/34GR/LOC14. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: US_34GR_LOC14_VH_1001
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Ashford airfield. Photograph taken by the 34th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron of the 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group...
Aerial photograph of Beaulieu airfield, looking north 2 June 1942. Photograph taken by No. 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit, sortie number RAF/HLA/567. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_HLA_567_V_6010
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Beaulieu airfield, looking north 2 June 1942. Photograph taken by No. 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit, sortie number RAF/HLA...
Aerial photograph of Beaulieu airfield, looking north 2 June 1942. Photograph taken by No. 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit, sortie number RAF/HLA/567. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_HLA_567_V_6032
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Beaulieu airfield, looking north 2 June 1942. Photograph taken by No. 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit, sortie number RAF/HLA...
Aerial photograph of Beaulieu airfield, looking north, 4 March 1944. Photograph taken by 30th Photographic Squadron, 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group, sortie number US/7GR/LOCE27. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: US_7GR_LOCE2_V_0002
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Beaulieu airfield, looking north, 4 March 1944. Photograph taken by 30th Photographic Squadron, 10th Photographic Reconnaissance...
Aerial photograph of Beccles airfield, looking south 29 February 1944. Photograph taken by 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group, sortie number US/7PH/GP/LOC188. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: US_7PH_GP_LOC188_V_5039
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Beccles airfield, looking south 29 February 1944. Photograph taken by 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group, sortie number US/7PH...
Aerial photograph of Bisterne airfield, looking north, 17 January 1947. Photograph taken by No. 82 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1930. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: RAF_CPE_UK_1930_RS_4157
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Bisterne airfield, looking north, 17 January 1947. Photograph taken by No. 82 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/1930. English...
Aerial photograph of Bisterne airfield, looking east 4 March 1944. Photograph taken by 30th Photographic Squadron, 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group, sortie number US/7GR/LOCE2. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
  • Media Type: Image
  • Collection Name: Historic England
  • Object Number: US_7GR_LOCE2_V_0017
  • Description: Aerial photograph of Bisterne airfield, looking east 4 March 1944. Photograph taken by 30th Photographic Squadron, 10th Photographic Reconnaissance...