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Church Lawford

Also known as: Church Lawford Aerodrome / RAF Church Lawford / Lawford Heath Industrial Estate / Ling Hall Landfill Site / Ling Hall Quarry
County: Warwickshire
Current Status: Gravel extraction / Industry
Date: 12 May 1941 - 1970s
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Aircraft Roles: Trainer

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

  • Church Lawford Parish Council
  • DK Packing and Casemaking Ltd
  • JK Timber
  • Lawford Heath Logistics
  • Listers Group PDI Centre
  • Long Lawford Parish Council
  • Satellite Mediaport Services Ltd

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 FIS

  • No 1 FIS (Advanced)

  • No 2 CFS

  • No 2 FTS

  • No 18 (P) AFU

  • No 20 FTS

  • No 20 SFTS

  • No 68 MU

  • No 1509 BAT Flight

  • No 1533 BAT Flight

  • No 2798 Sqn RAF Regiment

Remains of the airfield at Church Lawford, 18 July 2006.


Remains of the airfield at Church Lawford, 30 October 2007.

Various photographs of Church Lawford, 2018. Courtesy of RAF Church Lawford

Aerial view of Church Lawford, 22 October 2018. Courtesy of WHAT GOES UP

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