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RAF Worksop
RAF Scofton.[1]
Ensign of the Royal Air Force
IATA: none – ICAO: none
Summary
Airport type Military
Owner Air Ministry
Operator Royal Air Force
Location Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Built 1920 (1920) and 1940
In use 1941-1948
1952-1958 (1958)
Elevation AMSL 144 ft / 44 m
Coordinates 53°19′28″N 001°03′37″W / 53.32444°N 1.06028°W / 53.32444; -1.06028Coordinates: 53°19′28″N 001°03′37″W / 53.32444°N 1.06028°W / 53.32444; -1.06028
Map
Nottinghamshire UK location map
Airplane silhouette.svg
RAF Worksop
Location in Nottinghamshire
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
00/00 0 0 Asphalt
00/00 0 0 Asphalt
00/00 0 0 Asphalt

Royal Air Force Station Worksop or more simply RAF Worksop is a former Royal Air Force station located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) north east of Worksop, Nottinghamshire and 4.7 miles (7.6 km) west of Retford, Nottinghamshire, England.

Station historyEdit

Current useEdit

The site is currently used for farming with few remaining signs of the former airfield.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

CitationsEdit

BibliographyEdit

  • Jefford, C.G, MBE,BA ,RAF (Retd). RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive Record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 1988. ISBN 1-84037-141-2.

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