|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||World War Two bombing decoy, Hollow Heath West|
A World War Two decoy airfield that was bombed at least once.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TL 815 991|
|Parish:||HILBOROUGH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
World War Two. Decoy airfield type K. Dummy aircraft; bombed at least once. Western area was to have been a Bomber Command airfield but location was moved to Bodney after protests from landowner.
E. Rose (NLA) 3 March 1993.
(S2) questions whether the information is correct, as he states there is no official documentation of a decoy in this area.
E. Rose (NLA) 8 May 1998.
- BOMBING DECOY (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Serial: Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum. 1992. Airfields of Norfolk and Suffolk.. Vol 7, pp 8-9. |
|<S2>||Monograph: Dobinson, C.. 1996. Bombing decoys of World War II.. p 84. |
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