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31st Jan 2003, 20:43
Hi All

I'm still trying to locate some Airfields / Airstrips of the past. Can you help.

Harlescott, Shropshire, known as The Landing Ground, in the 1930's, used by Cobham

Lynsted, Kent, used by the US Army in WW2.

Banningham, Norfolk, open in the 1970's

Brancaster, Norfolk, open in the 1970's used by G-AXDI cessna

Long Sutton, Lincs, open in the 1970's, used by G-ATMM cessna

New Mills, Derbyshire, used by S Hobson up to 1960's

Maghull, Merseyside, used by North Liverpool Light Plane Club 1937

Wookey, Somerset used by Bristol Gliding Club 1948

Ecclefechan, Dumfries & Galloway

Addingham, West Yorks

Sheffield, South Yorks, near what was Cat & Fiddle & The Dog & Partridge Pubs,

Grumbla, Cornwall, poss. still used

Hook Norton, Oxon, poss. still used

Woodthorpe, Notts, 1970's used byG-OBMW grumman

Ystrad Mynach, Mid Glam, used byG-ATST

Leeds, West Yorks, Roundhay Rd, now Supermarket, but which one ?

Any help would be appreciated, 6 figure grid ref''s greatly.

Regards Martin