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1961 Control Tower circled (© Steve Bond)
Culham airfield, HMS Hornbill
Airfield Today:
Atomic Energy site from 1960
Tower Type:
Standard Naval 3 storey, 3860/42.
Tower:
Demolished 1960's
Other Buildings:
Few
History:
RN Station history coming soon...
1961 Aerial view of Control Tower (© Steve Bond, MKAS)
HMS Hornbill
Airfield:
RN Receipt and Despatch Unit
Opened:
1/11/1944
Closed:
30/9/1953
ID Code:
CH
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3 concrete, tarmac
Hangars:
32+
County:
Oxfordshire
Location:
5 miles S of Oxford
OS Ref:
SU535958
Links:
©:
Photographs © Steve Bond
airfield + control tower = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2001