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Prawle Point

Also known as: Prawle Point Aerodrome / RAF Prawle Point / RNAS Prawle Point
County: Devon
Current Status: Farmland
Date: April 1917 - 1919; minor use 1920s
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RNAS / Civil (minor)
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: General aviation (minor) / Maritime patrol

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

  • Chivelstone Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 254 Sqn

  • No 260 Sqn
  • No 492 (Light Bomber) Flight

  • No 517 (Special Duty) Flight

  • No 518 (Special Duty) Flight

  • No 525 (Special Duty) Flight


Plan of Prawle Point, 1918. Courtesy of Ed Andrews

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