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Updated : 6 Oct 06

RAF Coleby Grange has now almost entirely returned to the Boothby Graffoe Heath with central sections of the airfield forming the foundations of Boothby Heath Farm. The peritrack is largely intact and very visible from the air - see the multimap map-photo overlay for a clear demonstration.

RAF Coleby Grange - Looking north from the south-west peritrack corner on the B1202 at SK999597. RAF Coleby Grange - Looking north from the south-west peritrack corner on the B1202 at SK999597. RAF Coleby Grange - view north across the south-east dispersal towards the control tower
South-west peritrack South-west peritrack

South-east dispersal
RAF Coleby Grange - Close-up of the control tower. RAF Coleby Grange - The south-east peritrack corner from the B1202 at TF011602. RAF Coleby Grange - Unknown airfield building.
Control Tower South-east peritrack

Unknown building
RAF Coleby Grange airfield historical sign RAF Coleby Grange - old taxiway RAF Coleby Grange control tower
Airfield sign Taxiway

Control Tower
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Breaking the perimeter track near the watch tower Dispersal being broken up

Perimeter Track being broken up
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Perimeter track being reduced in width Remains of building next to control tower

Section of perimeter track
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Section of perimeter track Watch Tower

Watch Tower from Southern perimeter
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Watch Tower


Some photos appear with kind permission of Old Airfields and are attributed individually. Some photographs appear by kind permission of Mark Burrell and can be viewed, together with many more photographs of this and other Lincolnshire airfields at lincolnshireairfields.fotopic.net

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