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Upwood's Watch Office for all Commands as seen in the film 'Appointment in London'
1952 (© via Steve Ward)
RAF Upwood
Airfield Today:
Agriculture
Tower Type:
1. Watch Office with Tower (Fort Type) 207/36 (Concrete)
2. Watch Office for all Commands 343/43
Tower:
1. Demolished in 1943
2. Demolished in the 1970s
Other Buildings:
Many
History:
Station history
RAF Upwood
Upwood's first Watch Office was a 'fort type' 207/36 which was demolished in 1943 - anyone have a photo?
RAF Upwood airfield
Upwood's Watch Office for all Commands, 343/43 c.1955 (© via Les Hunt)
Upwood's Watch Office for all Commands being demolished in the 1970s (© via Steve Ward)
RAF Upwood airfield
Airfield:
Operational Bomber
Opened:
/1937
Closed:
/199?
Pundit Code:
UD
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete, tarmac
Hangars:
4x - C Type
County:
Huntingdonshire
Location:
2 miles SW of Ramsey
OS Ref:
TL269842
Links:
©:
Photographs © copyright as stated
RAF Upwood airfield
Scenes from the film 'Appointment in London' starring Dirk Borgarde and Dinah Sheridan
1952 (© via Steve Ward)
RAF Upwood airfield
Memorial to 139 and 156 Squadrons, No.8 (Pathfinder) Group 2001 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Upwood
2001 (© Robert Truman)
RAF Upwood airfield
RAF Upwood Watch Office and airfield = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2001 - Upwood -