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Attlebridge

Major
Also known as: Attlebridge Aerodrome / RAF Attlebridge / USAAF Station 120 / Weston Longville
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Farmland / Public road
Date: June 1941 - 5 August 1956
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RAF (Dutch) / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved, later paved (1942)
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):

  • All Saints' Church, Weston Longville
  • Attlebridge Parish Meeting - name only
  • Bernard Matthews Farms Ltd
  • Hockering Parish Council
  • Weston Longville Parish Council

The following alternative information/mass media sources have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 30/11/2018):

  • Hockering Village

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 88 Sqn
  • No 94 MU
  • No 105 Sqn
  • No 121 Airfield
  • No 231 MU
  • No 247 Sqn
  • 319th BG
  • No 320 Sqn
  • 466th BG
  • 784th BS
  • 785th BS
  • 786th BS
  • 787th BS
  • No 1508 BAT Flight
  • No 3209 Servicing Commando
  • No 4190 Anti-Aircraft Flight RAF Regiment
West side of main 09:27 runway measuring 2,000 yards now with broiler houses in place 14:7:2006.JPG

The west side of the main runway at Attlebridge, now with broiler houses in place, 14 July 2006.

US 466th Bomb Group, includes photographs of Attlebridge. Courtesy of ChiefVideoProduction

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

Swanton Morley

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