RAF Bicester: World War II Airfield

Oxfordshire

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Tagged With

20th Century

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Oxfordshire County Council

District Council

Cherwell District Council

Parish

Launton

Parliamentary Constituency

Banbury

Grid Reference

SE592592 (459198, 224756)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.9177, -1.13918

Nearest Postcode

OX27 8UR

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Notes

A pillbox, which once formed part of the World War Two ground defences of the former RAF Bicester, in particular the former technical site with its aircraft hangars. it is likeley to have been built in the early years of the war, possibly 1940-1941. It is part of the 16 constraint areas forming the Scheduled Monument at this important site.

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