Monument record MCC5544 - Boxted WWII Airfield – Administrative Site
|Grid reference||Centred TM 0165 2972 (162m by 155m)|
|Civil Parish||LANGHAM, COLCHESTER, ESSEX|
Type and Period (1)
1996: The SHQ/Ops site was located in Kiln Wood at TM 0163 2970 of which there may be upstanding remains.
2006: An Air Ministry plan of Boxted Airfield and its Dispersed Sites, dated November 1944, shows the Administrative Site in Kiln Wood and an adjacent meadow. It comprised eight buildings and other structures including the Operations Block. Current survival is not known.<1>
See also <2> & <3>.
- <1> SEX67642 Map: Air Ministry. 1944. Boxted Airfield Record Site Plan.
- <2> SCC74374 Unpublished document: Nash, Fred. 2007. SURVEY OF WORLD WAR TWO DEFENCES IN THE BOROUGH OF COLCHESTER. VOLUME 1. Volume 1.
- <3> SCC74375 Unpublished document: Nash, Fred. 2007. SURVEY OF WORLD WAR TWO DEFENCES IN THE BOROUGH OF COLCHESTER. VOLUME 2. Volume 2.
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Record last edited
Jun 18 2020 11:37AM