Lympne Airport

Lympne Airport, was a military and later civil airfield, at , , , which operated from 1916 to 1984. During the First World War RFC Lympne was originally an acceptance point for aircraft being delivered to, and returning from, but was later designated as a First Class Landing Ground, RAF Lympne.

Notable Places in the Area

Castle
is a medieval castle located in the village of , , above . is situated 1 mile southeast of Lympne Airport. Photo: John Salmon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Zoo
Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve near the town of in , England is set in 600 acres and incorporates the historic Port Lympne Mansion, and landscaped gardens designed by architect Sir Herbert Baker, for Sir Philip Sassoon. is situated 3800 feet southwest of Lympne Airport. Photo: William Warby, CC BY 2.0.

Archaeological site
, also known as Lemanae, was the Latin name of an ancient Roman fort, settlement and port in southern . is situated 1 mile south of Lympne Airport. Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Church
is situated 1 mile southeast of Lympne Airport. Photo: Chris Whippet, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
, formerly also Lymne, is a village on the former shallow-gradient sea cliffs above the expansive agricultural plain of in . Photo: Cockney Laurie, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Village
is a village near in , England. is situated 1 mile east of Lympne Airport.

Village
is a small village in south-east , England. is situated 1 mile northeast of Lympne Airport. Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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