Airfield search

Polebrook

Major
Also known as: Polebrook Aerodrome / RAF Polebrook / USAAF Station 110
County: Northamptonshire
Current Status: Farmland / Industry
Date: May 1941 - August 1963
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Prominent People: Clark Gable
Aircraft Roles: Bomber / Missile

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

  • Airfield Warehousing Limited
  • All Saints Church, Polebrook
  • Polebrook Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 3 FP

  • No 7 (P) AFU

  • No 17 OTU

  • No 90 Sqn

  • No 130 Sqn

  • No 273 MU

  • 351st BG

  • No 1653 CU

  • Perkins GC

Mid 90s aerial 2.jpg

Aerial view of Polebrook airfield, c. mid 1990s. © Dave Welch.

Mid 90s aerial 3.jpg

Aerial view of Polebrook airfield, 1995. © Dave Welch.

Mid 90s aerial.jpg

Aerial view of Polebrook airfield, c. mid 1990s. © Dave Welch.

The 351st Bomb Group at Polebrook, 1943. Courtesy of gunner17470

The 351st Bomb Group at Polebrook, April 1943 - May 1945. Courtesy of sabunome

The 351st Bomb Group at Polebrook. Courtesy of Mark KratzMC

Aerial footage of Polebrook, c. 2015. Courtesy of Graham Butlin

More aerial footage of Polebrook, c. 2017. Courtesy of Graham Butlin

Satellite(s):

DeenethorpeGlatton

Storage Sub-Site(s):

Market HarboroughTempsfordWratting Common

© 2018 ABCT All rights reserved.
Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust is registered in England and Wales. Registered Office: Suite 1, 3rd Floor, 11-12 St. James Square, London, SW1Y 4LB.
Registered Company No. 08940364. Registered Charity No (England and Wales): 1156877. Registered Charity No (Scotland): SC041123