Record Details

NHER Number:13617
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War One landing ground

Summary

The site of a World War One Royal Flying Corps landing ground, originally covering fifty five acres. This is a duplicate entry for the landing ground referred to in the entry for NHER 15021.

Images - none

Location

Parish:FRETTENHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK
HORSTEAD WITH STANNINGHALL, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1916 to 1918.
Frettenham Class 2 military landing ground.
'Probably on map TG 21 NE; officially one and a half miles east of Coltishall railway station'.
Information from (S1).
This is in fact a duplicate entry for NHER 15021.

Monument Types

  • MILITARY AIRFIELD (World War One - 1914 AD to 1918 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Publication: Fairhead, H. and Tuffen, R.. 1987. Airfields and airstrips of Norfolk and Suffolk. Part Two, page 13..

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15021Related to: World War One landing ground (Monument)

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