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Fulbeck

Major
Also known as: Fenton (unofficial local name) / Fulbeck Aerodrome / RAF Fulbeck / Stubton Park / USAAF Station 488
County: Lincolnshire
Current Status: Leisure activity / MoD training land
Date: 1940 - 1970s
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / USAAF
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):
  • Caythorpe and Freiston Parish Council
  • Fenton Parish Council
  • Fulbeck Parish Council
  • Leadenham Parish Council
  • Lincolnshire Kart Racing Club
  • St. Vincent's Church, Caythorpe

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 2 CFS
  • No 2 FIS
  • No 2 FTS
  • No 5 Gp Aircrew School
  • No 11 SFTS
  • No 29 Heavy Glider Maintenance Section
  • No 49 Sqn
  • 71st TCS
  • 72nd TCS
  • 73rd TCS
  • 74th TCS
  • No 189 Sqn
  • No 255 MU
  • 303rd TCS
  • 304th TCS
  • 305th TCS
  • 306th TCS
  • 434th TCG
  • 440th TCG
  • 442nd TCG
  • No 1485 (Bomber) Gunnery Flight
  • No 1485 (Bombing) Gunnery Flight
  • No 1506 BAT Flight
  • Air Bomber Training Flight (No 5 Gp)
  • Air Gun Laying (Turret) Training Unit
  • Bomber Command Film Flight Unit
  • RAF College
  • RAF College SFTS
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Photograph from Fulbeck during the Second World War. Courtesy of New Zealand Bomber Command Association/Shorthouse

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Photograph from Fulbeck during the Second World War. Courtesy of New Zealand Bomber Command Association/Shorthouse

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Main entrance at Fulbeck, 1 July 2007. © Richard Flagg

Drag racing at Fulbeck, 1973. Courtesy of Nick Pettitt

Eastwood DMC Rally located at Fulbeck, c. 2012. Courtesy of AutomotiveMediaLTD

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

Cranwell

Maintenance Unit Sub-Site(s):

Balderton

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