Lower Tees Valley Vol 5


Four Civil Parishes are encompassed within this volume including a description of the Heavy Bomber airfield at RAF Middleton-St-George from the 1930s until the early 1960s and the Coastal Command Airfield at RAF Thornaby which operated between the 1930s to the late 1950s. Similarly,  the “defence” sites at Kirklevington, plus the Prisoner of War (POW) camp, also at Kirklevington, the Home Guard and Civil Defences in Thornaby, Hilton and Yarm are also described in detail, which includes coverage of defences such as the concrete pillboxes which cover the landscape.

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ISBN:  978-1-906922-09-2

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