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Hell's Mouth

Major
Also known as: RAF Hell's Mouth
County: Gwynedd
Current Status: Farmland
Date: 1930s - World War Two
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: None (Emergency Landing Ground) / 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):
  • Botwnnog Community Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 9 (O) AFU
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Looking towards Hell's Mouth, 21 December 2005.

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An observation hut overlooking the former RAF Hell's Mouth bombing range, 23 November 2007.

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The north-east corner of Hell's Mouth, 21 December 2007.

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Looking across Hell's Mouth, 21 December 2007.

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Remains of hangars at Hell's Mouth, 21 December 2007.

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Part of the range at Hell's Mouth, 15 September 2008.

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Remains of the domestic site at Hell's Mouth, 2 October 2010.

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A pillbox at Hell's Mouth, 19 May 2017.

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A pillbox at Hell's Mouth, 19 May 2017.

Parent(s)/HQ Airfield(s):

Penrhos

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