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2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF North Killingholme airfield
Airfield Today:
Agriculture, industry
Tower Type:
Watch Office for all Commands, 12779/41 with smaller windows to 343/43
Tower:
Demolished. Can you help with a photograph of this control tower?
Other Buildings:
Very few, hangars remain
History:
Allocated to No 1 Group, Bomber Command.
03/01/44 to 31/10/45, 550 Sqn moved here from Waltham with Lancasters. Flew 190 operations from here, with 62 Lancasters lost.
RAF North Killingholme airfield
Watch Office for all Commands 12779/41 with smaller front windows to 343/43 (© Robert Truman)
RAF North Killingholme airfield
Airfield:
Operational Bomber
Opened:
11/1943
Closed:
10/1945
Code:
NK
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete
Hangars:
1x - B1, 2x - T2
County:
Lincolnshire
Location:
8 miles NW of Grimsby
OS Ref:
TA131169
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RAF North Killingholme airfield
2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF North Killingholme airfield
RAF North Killingholme airfield + control tower = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2002 - North Killingholme -