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Ludford Magna

Also known as: Ludford / Mudford Magna (nickname) / RAF Ludford Magna / Red House Farm Industrial Estate
County: Lincolnshire
Current Status: Farmland (main position) / Industry
Date: June 1943 - May 1963
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Aircraft Roles: Bomber / Electronic warfare / Missile

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):

  • 101 Squadron Association
  • Ludford Garden Centre and Cafe - formerly Viking Way Coffee House & Garden Centre
  • Ludford Parish Council
  • St. Mary and St. Peter Church, Ludford

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

  • Ludford Village Community Website

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 14 Base
  • No 61 MU
  • No 90 MU
  • No 92 MU
  • No 93 MU 
  • No 101 Sqn
  • No 104 Sqn
  • No 230 MU
  • No 2702 Sqn RAF Regiment

Remains of the airfield at Ludford Magna, 13 April 2014.

Ludford Magna from the air, 2018. Courtesy of norman18grp

Footage of Ludford Magna, 2019. Courtesy of Adventures With Jay

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