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Accrington

Major
County: Lancashire
Current Status: Unknown (location not known)
Date: 16 January 1921 - January 1921
Current Use: Disused
Used By: Civil
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: General aviation

Berkshire Aviation Company used this airfield for two weeks in January 1921 for joy-riding. It was located to the north east of the town, close to what is now the A679 road to Burnley. In 1921, Berkshire Aviation Company operated two Avro 504K aircraft and one Avro 536.

 

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):

  • Accrington Library

Main unit(s) present:

  • Berkshire Aviation Company

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