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Tibenham

Major
Also known as: RAF Tibenham / RFC Tibenham / Tibbenham (misspelling) / Tivetshall / USAAF Station 124
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Aviation / Farmland / Leisure activity
Date: 1 October 1916 - March 1959
Current Use: Limited flying
Used By: RAF / RFC / Civil / USAAF
Prominent People: James Stewart

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • All Saints' Church, Tibenham
  • Aslacton Parish Council
  • Bunwell Parish Council
  • Norfolk Power Kite Club
  • Tibenham Parish Council

The following alternative information/mass media sources have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield:

  • Tibenham - A Norfolk Village

 

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 51 Sqn
  • No 75 Sqn
  • 445th BG
  • No 4247 Anti-Aircraft Flight RAF Regiment
  • Norfolk GC
  • Tibenham Tiger Group
Aerial - Nick Challoner.JPG

Looking west across the airfield. The post-war runway extension is visible centre right, 13 June 2009. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved, www.challoner.com

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