RAF Harrowbeer

Record Number: 101134
This concrete anti-aircraft gun emplacement, used to defend the airfield against enemy aircraft, is built into the western arm of dispersal bay 116. The sawn off iron tube on which the gun would swivel is clearly visible in the centre of the top concrete circle. Photograph taken July 2001.

Tags

RAF
RAF Harrowbeer
airfield
WW2
Dispersal bay
Blast pen
anti aircraft gun

Detail

Bentley
2001
Yelverton