RAF Morpeth [entry point]


RAF Morpeth [entry point]
RAF Tranwell


RAF Morpeth (also known as Tranwell) was located in Tyne and Wear, 12 miles (19 kms) north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne.

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The station opened in April 1942 and until December 1944 was home to 4 Air Gunnery School equipped initially with Lysanders, Martinets, Bothas and later Ansons. Late in the war the station was used by a Spitfire Operational Training Unit.

Artwork                            Text
Map                                Text. Correspondence
Map. Navigation chart and log      Text. Diary
Moving image                       Text. Log book and record book
Photograph                         Text. Memoir
Physical object                    Text. Personal research
Physical object. Clothing          Text. Poetry
Physical object. Decoration        Text. Service material
Sound                              Text. Training material
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“RAF Morpeth [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21840.

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