Record Details

NHER Number:20535
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two bombing decoy

Summary

A World War Two bombing decoy type Q site used lights to trick enemy places and protect nearby RAF West Raynham.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 956 242
Map Sheet:TF92SE
Parish:GATELEY, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Decoy airfield.
World War Two Q site, lights only, decoy for West Raynham. Shelter may remain on site.
Information from [1] via Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum.
E. Rose (NAU), 19 July 1984.

Monument Types

  • BOMBING DECOY (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: Dobinson, C.S.. 1996. Twentieth Century Fortifications in England Volume III: Bombing Decoys of WWII.. Vol III. p 92.

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