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image for Talk item typeSunday Lecture Programme with Eric Simonelli at Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Talk, Sun 27 May 2018

Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

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Address

Hackman's Lane,
Purleigh,
Essex,
CM3 6RJ

Details

2 raids on London were diverted to Kent due to bad weather. On 13th June the Gotha bombers reached London and caused devastation, including the Poplar school where 18 children died.Included in this talk will be the 2 diverted raids on Kent, Folkestone and Sheerness. Folkestone was devastated with a death toll of 95 killed and 195 injured. The London raid was even more devastating with a death toll of 162 and 432 injured.
Be prepared for some emotional stories of those who were affected.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEnglish Heritage PropertyFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Winner of Maldon District Council Conservation and Design Award 2010.

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Dates Times
Sun 27 May 2018 14:00

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Directions

Plan route to Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 819001  Lat: 51.67021 Long: 0.62912

By Road:
A12 Chelmsford bypass. Take A414 turnoff signposted Danbury. Travel through Danbury to Oak Corner roundabout, travel straight over. Take 1st turning right and travel through Cock Clarks Village. The aerodrome entrance is on the right approx one mile outside the village.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Winner of Maldon District Council Conservation and Design Award 2010.