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Eye (Brome)

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The world’s first power generating plant fuelled by poultry litter was opened at Eye on the Oaksmere Business Park which accommodates numerous other companies.

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Also known as: Brome Industrial Park / Eye Airfield Industrial Estate / Mid Suffolk Business Park / Oaksmere Business Park / RAF Eye / USAAF Station 134
County: Suffolk
Current Status: Industry
Date: February 1944 - 20 August 1946
Current Use: Disused
Used By: USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Aircraft Roles: Bomber

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Allbolts
  • Anglia Freight Ltd
  • Anglia Skips Ltd
  • Animed Direct
  • Bartrum Group Ltd
  • Brome & Oakley Parish Council
  • C&K Meats
  • Country Homes (Anglia) Ltd
  • Creative Vinyl
  • CW Logistics Limited
  • D S A Motorwerks
  • EPR Eye Limited
  • Equimark Horseboxes Limited
  • Eye Library
  • Eye Town Council
  • Fibropower Ltd
  • J & D Refrigerated Ltd
  • JDP Eye
  • Liberta UK
  • MINI CHALLENGE
  • MRCT (Moores Refrigeration Controlled Transport Limited)
  • MV & Sons Training Services Ltd
  • Permastore Limited
  • Rosemary & Thyme
  • Roy Humphrey (Car & Commercial)
  • Stramit Panel Products
  • Wind Prospect Group Ltd
  • Workwear (East Anglia) Ltd

Main unit(s) present:

  • 490th BG
  • Eye Aviation Ltd
  • Eye Fly GC
Aerial - Nick Challoner.JPG

Looking south across Eye airfield, 13 June 2009. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved, www.challoner.com

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Looking south-east across Eye airfield, 13 June 2009. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved, www.challoner.com

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