RAF Tholthorpe

PCothliffKB15110091.jpg
PCothliffKB15110094.jpg
PCothliffKB15110119.jpg

Title

RAF Tholthorpe

Description

Three aerial photographs of Tholthorpe. Dates were supplied with the collection.

Photo 1 is an oblique taken in the 1970s. Information supplied with the collection states 'The disused Tholthorpe airfield in the 1970s looking towards the west. The later Watch Office can be just made out in the distance and one of the two remaining "T-Type" hangars to the right of the photograph.'

Photo 2 is an undated early vertical aerial photograph with a camouflaged central landing trip. Dispersal pans are clearly visible.

Photo 3 is a vertical aerial photograph showing hard runways and dated late 1943. Information supplied with the collection states 'RAF Tholthorpe in late 1943, after the Canadians had taken over the airfield. Halifaxes can be clearly seen on the dispersals. Bomb dump to the lower right of the photo'.

Date

1943

Temporal Coverage

Type

Format

Three b/w photographs

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Identifier

PCothliffKB15110091,
PCothliffKB15110094,
PCothliffKB15110119

Citation

“RAF Tholthorpe,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 6, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/25084.

Item Relations

This Item dcterms:relation Item: RAF Tholthorpe
Item: RAF Tholthorpe dcterms:relation This Item