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Harling Road (Roudham)

Major
Also known as: East Harling / Harling Road Aerodrome / RAF Harling Road / RFC Harling Road / Roudham Park Industrial Estate
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Farmland / Industry
Date: 1916 (earliest known date 17 April) - February 1920
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RFC
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: Fighter / Trainer

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

  • A & B Tyres
  • Aspray Transport
  • Attleborough Service Centre
  • Bridgham Parish Council
  • C & M Ductwork Ltd
  • Click Clack Europe Ltd
  • CTB International Video
  • English Whisky Co Ltd
  • Foulger Warehousing Ltd
  • Four Seasons Leisure Buildings
  • Harling Parish Council - name only
  • Harveyson Haulage Ltd 
  • James Chapman
  • Judges Choice Petfood Ltd
  • M.G. Mecca
  • Market Holdings
  • Paint Motor Specialist
  • Pallet Repair Services
  • Rocklands Feeds
  • Roudham and Larling Parish Council
  • Roudham Skip Services
  • Roudham Trading Ltd
  • Square Deal Storage
  • Suggitt Farm Services Ltd 
  • Swallow Aquatics

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 10 TDS

  • No 10 TS

  • No 51 Sqn

  • No 75 Sqn

  • No 88 Sqn

  • No 89 Sqn

  • No 94 Sqn

Photographs of the plaque at Harling Road. © Richard Flagg

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001HARLING ROAD FRONT 1.jpg

Various images of Harling Road, c. 1918/1919. Courtesy of Simon Blackwell

002HARLING ROAD REVERSE 1.jpg

Captions for the adjacent images of Harling Road, c.1918/1919. Courtesy of Simon Blackwell

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Aerial photograph of Harling Road. Courtesy of Simon Blackwell 

004Harling Sopwith Dolphin.jpg

A Sopwith Dolphin and personnel at Harling Road, c. 1918. Courtesy of Simon Blackwell

005harling road aerodrome Roddy Kesterton.JPG

Aerial photograph of Harling Road, 17 October 1918. Courtesy of Roddy Kesterton

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Key
Red = Boundary
Yellow = Buildings

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