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C1961 (© Steve Bond)
RN 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...
RN Culham airfield, HMS Hornbill
Aerial view of Control Tower 1961 (© Steve Bond)
RN Culham airfield, HMS Hornbill
Airfield:
RN Receipt and Despatch Unit
Opened:
1/11/1944
Closed:
30/9/1953
ID Code:
CH
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete, tarmac
Hangars:
32+
County:
Oxfordshire
Location:
5 miles S of Oxford
OS Ref:
SU535958
Links:
©:
Photographs © S
RN Culham airfield, HMS Hornbill
RN Culham airfield, HMS Hornbill
Culham airfield + control tower = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2001 - HMS Hornbill - Culham -