|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible World War Two bombing decoy|
It is recorded that a decoy airfield was present 'on Swaffham Heath' during World War Two. It is possible that this is a confusion with the South Pickenham decoy, which was known as Swaffham.
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|Parish:||SWAFFHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
'On Swaffham Heath'.
Decoy airfield for Marham, World War Two.
Information from Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum
It seems almost certain that this is a confusion with the South Pickenham decoy which was known as Swaffham. See NHER 13567.
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 12 May 1998.
- BOMBING DECOY (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
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