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placename:- Anthorn Airfield
other name:- HMS Nuthatch
locality:- Anthorn
parish Bowness parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY180580
10Km square:- NY15

1Km square NY1858

hearsay Opened as a Royal Navy airfield, HMS Nuthatch, 1944; closed to flying about 1960. Now used for a radio station.
Davies, Ken: 2001: Lakeland Aviation and Airfields: Regional Publications (Freshwater, Isle of Wight)

button   Anthorn Radio Station, Anthorn

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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