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2005 (© Ruth Mackie)
The small building on the left is the Fighter Satellite Watch Office
RAF Condover airfield
Airfield Today:
Farmland, industrial estate, riding school
Tower Type:
1. Watch Office for Fighter Satellite Stations 17658/40, later replaced by:
2. Watch Office for Bomber Satellite Stations 13726/41
Tower:
1. Current status not known
2. Derelict - for sale June 2007
Other Buildings:
Many including dispersed sites, technical and domestic site used as industrial estate, Battle HQ on far side of airfield
History:
No. 4 Group of 11(P) AFU Oxfords from Bridleway Gate conducting navigation and cross-country training. Re-equipped with Harvards 01/1945 until closure 06/1945.
RAF Condover airfield control tower
Fighter Satellite Watch Office 2005 (© Ruth Mackie)
RAF Condover airfield control tower
Airfield:
Training, R.L.G.
Opened:
21/08/1942
Closed:
06/45
ID Code:
DV
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete/tarmac
Hangars:
1x - T1, 9x - blister
County:
Shropshire
Location:
4.5 miles S of Shrewsbury
OS Ref:
SJ505045
©:
Photographs © copyright as stated
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Condover Control Tower(s) for sale June 2007
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Watch Office for Bomber Satellite Stations 2005 (© Ruth Mackie)
RAF Condover airfield control tower
2005 (© Ruth Mackie)
RAF Condover airfield control tower
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