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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 Middle Wallop airfield looking north west, the control tower is in front of the technical site with five C-Type hangars is in the centre, 16 April 1947. Photograph taken by No. 82 Squadron, sortie number RAF/CPE/UK/2006. English Heritage (RAF Photography).

Locations

  • Middle Wallop

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF bomber station with a grass airfield, concrete perimeter track and hardstandings, Middle Wallop opened as a training base in April 1940, before construction was complete. Used as an RAF day-fighter and night-fighter base during 1940...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 October 2014 11:21:31 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, English Heritage Collection

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