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c.1950 (© via Mike Seaman)
RAF Leconfield airfield
Airfield Today:
Army barracks: Defence School of Transport, Normandy Barracks
Tower Type:
Watch Office with tower (Fort Type) 207/36 (concrete), tower later removed and control room built 4698/43, VCR added 5871c/55 and building later extended
Tower:
2017: current status not known
Other Buildings:
2017: current status not known
History:
Station history
RAF Leconfield airfield control tower
1980 (© Ian Woodward)
RAF Leconfield airfield control tower
Airfield:
Operational, Bomber Command, Central Gunnery School
Opened:
03/01/1936
Closed:
01/01/1977
Code:
LC
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete
Hangars:
5x - C Type
County:
East Yorkshire
Location:
1-1/2 miles N of Beverley
OS Ref:
TA030435
©:
All photographs copyright © as stated
RAF Leconfield airfield control tower
1995 (© Adrian Morris )
RAF Leconfield airfield control tower
2000s (© Mike Seaman)
DH Vampire FB5 WA229 at Leconfield 1950s (© via Mike Seaman)
RAF Leconfield airfield control tower
1999 (© Barry H. Abraham)
RAF Leconfield airfield control tower
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