Web
Analytics
Report - - RAF Folkingham (vehicle graveyard), Lincolnshire, May13 | Military Sites | 28DaysLater.co.uk
  • Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections, plus Private & Local Groups and a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. However, creating an account allows you to search, post replies, start new threads, use bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems. Also, it removes some ads.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - RAF Folkingham (vehicle graveyard), Lincolnshire, May13

The Wombat

Mr Wombat
28DL Full Member
#1
I went to visit a mate who lives in Nowheresville, Lincolnshire, and on the way back, stopped off to see this place.

Kiesby Wood/RAF Folkingham is a former World War II Royal Air Force flying station in Lincolnshire. Opened in 1940, it was used by both the Royal Air Force and United States Army Air Force. During the war it was used primarily as a troop carrier airfield for airborne units and as a subsidiary training depot of the newly formed Royal Air Force Regiment.
During the late 1950s and early 1960s, the RAF Bomber Command used Folkingham as a PGM-17 Thor Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) base.


Today it is a graveyard for hundreds of tractors, JCBs, trucks, cranes, bulldozers, fire engines, oil tankers & agricultural machinery. All just left to rust on the old runways.

Visited on my own, on a fine spring day.



IMG_4266.jpg


IMG_4268.jpg


IMG_4264.jpg


IMG_4261.jpg


IMG_4257.jpg


IMG_4253.jpg


IMG_4252.jpg


IMG_4246.jpg


IMG_4271.jpg


IMG_4272.jpg


IMG_4274.jpg


IMG_4287.jpg


IMG_4279.jpg


IMG_4286.jpg


IMG_4284.jpg


thanks for looking!
 

Attachments

Punk

Irregular Member
Regular User
#6
IMO it's a polite request and I see no problem with you letting them use them as long as they credit you

There is a big difference between selling out and this and after all they have asked rather than the other media sites just taking without so much as a hello or thankyou
I agree, Better than the scum or daily fail
 

Similar threads