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2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Sandtoft airfield
Airfield Today:
Imperial Flying Club, agriculture, industry, Sandtoft Transport Centre, Trollybus museum
Tower Type:
Watch Office for All Commands 12779/41, medium windows to 343/43
Tower:
Converted into house
Other Buildings:
Very few on Technical and dispersed sites, water tower, gun butts
History:
No. 1 Group Bomber Command, satellite to No.11 Base, Lindholme. 20/02/44 to 10/11/45, 1667 Heavy Conversion Unit with Halifaxes.
Lancasters from 11/44, transferred to 7 Group Bomber Command.
RAF Sandtoft airfield
'GG' coded Lancaster of 1667 HCU at Sandtoft 1945 (© via Ian Woodward)
RAF Sandtoft airfield - 1667 HCU -
Airfield:
Bomber HCU
Opened:
02/1944
Closed:
11/1945
ID Code:
SF
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete, tarmac
Hangars:
1x - B1, 2x - T2
County:
Lincolnshire
Location:
11 miles NE of Doncaster
OS Ref:
SK750075
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RAF Sandtoft airfield
2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Sandtoft airfield
2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Sandtoft airfield - 1667 HCU -
For control tower & airfield = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2002 - Sandtoft -