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Snaith (Pollington)

Major
Also known as: Pollington Industrial Estate / RAF Snaith
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Current Status: Industry
Date: July 1941 - January 1947
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Aircraft Roles: Bomber

N.B. - Snaith is situated across the two counties of East Riding of Yorkshire and North Yorkshire but primarily geographically resides in East Riding of Yorkshire.

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

  • 51 Squadron
  • G.V.S Ltd
  • Pollington Parish Council
  • Snaith & Cowick Town Council
  • Snaith Library

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 17 ACHU
  • No 20 OTU
  • No 51 Sqn
  • No 150 Sqn
  • No 266 Sqn
  • No 578 Sqn
  • No 1508 Acclimatisation Flight
  • No 1508 (RAT) Flight
  • No 1516 BAT Flight
  • No 1516 RAT Flight
  • No 2835 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2955 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • Airborne Forces Experimental Establishment

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