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Greenham Control Tower

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The site contains a monument for the crew of two B-17 bombers that collided over the base in December 1944 and for the American airmen who perished in the crash of a Horsa Glider which killed 33.


Burys Bank Road , RG19 8BZ , Newbury , Berkshire , England , UK

Located at the north side of the former RAF Greenham Common runway. A junction road via Burys Bank Road near Newbury & Crookham Golf Club can be accessed to the site. The site was known as Area A during the Cold War and additionally housed a number of dispersed buildings including some occupied by US Bomb Squadron but now demolished.

Source of image: Google Maps

Map reference (click on pin to see Lat/Long):

51.381956 -1.284392 Burys Bank Road

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