|Also known as:||Cleadon Landing Ground / RFC Cleadon / South Shields|
|County:||Tyne and Wear|
|Current Status:||Open land|
|Date:||February 1916 (earliest known date) - August 1917|
|Landing Surface Types:||Unpaved|
Various fighter types of No 36 Squadron had Cleadon available to them as a Home Defence landing ground during World War One.
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 30/04/2017):
- The Cleadon Village History Society
Main unit(s) present:
- No 36 Sqn
Photographs of the memorial plaque at Cleadon, 2018. Courtesy of Brian Bage.
Plans of Cleadon. Courtesy of Ed Andrews