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1990s (© Paul Francis)
RAF Marston Moor - Tockwith - airfield control tower
Airfield Today:
Agriculture, industry, housing
Tower Type:
Watch Office with Met Section, 518/40
Tower:
Used as offices
Other Buildings:
Some buildings on Technical Site, hangars, runways. Housing developments encroaching on main airfield site
History:
01/1942 to 07/1945, No. 165 Heavy Conversion Unit with Halifax bombers.
08/1945 to 11/1945, No. 1665 HCU from Saltby with Halifax and Stirlings, moved to Linton-on-Ouse and airfield closed.
1945-49, Used by No. 268 Maintenance Unit.
RAF Marston Moor airfield control tower
2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Marston Moor - Tockwith - airfield control tower
Airfield:
Operational Bomber, HCU, MU
Opened:
11/1941
Closed:
/1945
Code:
MA
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3 concrete
Hangars:
1x - B1, 6x - T2
County:
Yorkshire
Location:
8 miles W of York
OS Ref:
SE460520
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RAF Tockwith - RAF Marston Moor - 165 HCU - 1665 HCU - 268 MU -
2002 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Marston Moor - Tockwith - airfield control tower
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