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Little Walden (Hadstock)

Major
Also known as: RAF Little Walden / USAAF Station 165
County: Essex
Current Status: Farmland / Housing
Date: 6 March 1944 - 1 September 1946
Current Use: Disused
Used By: USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):

  • Barnard Brothers (UK) Ltd
  • Crest Rice Processors Ltd
  • FDL (Fuerst Day Lawson)
  • Hadstock Parish Council
  • Saffron Walden Town Council
  • Stansted and District Model Flying Club

Main unit(s) present:

  • 56th FG

  • 97th CBW (Light)

  • 97th CBW (Medium)

  • 361st FG

  • 409th BG

  • 493rd BG

001Taxiway at the south of the airfield. Looking south east from the B1052 road - 13 October 2007.png

Taxiway at the south of the airfield, looking south east from the B1052 road, 13 October 2007. © Richard Flagg

002Taxiway at the south of the airfield. Looking north west from the B1052 road - 13 October 2007.png

Taxiway at the south of the airfield, looking north west from the B1052 road, 13 October 2007. © Richard Flagg

003Taxiway at the north of the airfield. Looking west from the B1052 road - 13 October 2007.png

Taxiway at the north of the airfield, looking west from the B1052 road, 13 October 2007. © Richard Flagg

004Taxiway at the north of the airfield. Looking east from the B1052 road - 13 October 2007.png

Taxiway at the north of the airfield, looking east from the B1052 road, 13 October 2007. © Richard Flagg

005Control Tower : Watch Office for All Commands 2 - 13 October 2007.png

The control tower at Little Waldon, 13 October 2007. © Richard Flagg

006Control Tower : Watch Office for All Commands - 13 October 2007.png

The control tower at Little Waldon, 13 October 2007. © Richard Flagg

007Operations Block - 16 May 2009.png

The operations block at Little Walden, 16 May 2009. © Richard Flagg

008Aerial View of RAF Little Walden Airfield 2 - 23 July 2016.png

Aerial view of Little Walden, 23 July 2016. © Richard Flagg

009Aerial View of RAF Little Walden Airfield - 23 July 2016.png

Aerial view of Little Walden, 23 July 2016. © Richard Flagg

010Aerial View of RAF Little Walden Airfield 2 - 18 May 2010.png

Aerial view of Little Walden, 18 May 2010. © Richard Flagg

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Aerial view of Little Walden, 18 May 2010. © Richard Flagg

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