Woodhall Spa to Lincoln Cathedral

During the war the imposing Lincoln Cathedral and the River Witham served as geographical navigational aids for returning bombers. In many instances Lincoln Cathedral was the last recognisable building that the crews would see as they left on their missions in mainland Europe.  The route I took started at my[...]
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In search of the home of 627 Squadron.

My objective on my first afternoon in Woodhall Spa was to find the site of the old Woodall Spa Airfield and then hopefully some evidence about Christie and Flaherty. It was not to be so.  My route started at  The Petwood hotel, more specifically from within the Dambusters' Bar, a small[...]
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