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Woodhall Spa

Major
Also known as: RAF Woodhall Spa / Tattershall Quarry / Woodhall / Woodhall Spa Airfield Nature Reserve
County: Lincolnshire
Current Status: Leisure activity / Museum / Sand pit
Date: 1 February 1942 - 1965
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
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 01/09/2011):
  • Kirkby on Bain Parish Council
  • Thorpe Camp Preservation Group
  • Woodhall Spa Parish Council
Main unit(s) present:
  • No 92 MU

  • No 93 MU

  • No 97 Sqn

  • No 109 Sqn

  • No 112 Sqn

  • No 222 Sqn

  • No 141 (Maintenance) Wing

  • No 617 Sqn

  • No 619 Sqn

  • No 627 Sqn

  • No 1317 (Training) Flight

  • No 1514 BAT Flight

Film about the Tallboy and Grand Slam bombs, including footage of Woodhall Spa. Courtesy of David Potter

The Grand Slam bomb, including footage of Woodhall Spa. Courtesy of British Movietone

News report on Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust's proposal to purchase Woodhall Spa as nature reserve. Courtesy of lincolnshirewildlife

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