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Airwork Renfrew Football Team 1940-1944

Airwork repaired WWII aircraft at Renfrew Airport (the original Glasgow Airport) employing 400+ at its peak. Their operation there closed down in 1949/50.
by Kemac16
Sun May 03, 2015 6:07 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Airwork Renfrew Football Team 1940-1944
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Re: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2

That is useful information thank you. Once I have finished going through all the RAF records, I am going to head along to the Mitchell to see what they have.
by Kemac16
Sun Jan 19, 2014 9:42 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2
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Re: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2

Well, I have just spent the day at the National Archive at Kew going through the RAF 13 Group Operations Records Books which give a summary of each days events for their area (N England and the whole of Scotland). Quite a lot was going on, on 28/29 November 1940 it seems. The Clyde raid was designat...
by Kemac16
Sat Jan 18, 2014 9:18 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2
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Views: 274283

Re: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2

I have been looking at the Glasgow and Upper Clydeside Blitz from the Luftwaffe and RAF side. One highly unusual raid appears to have taken place on 28/29 November 1940. Three FW200 Condors attacked Glasgow on this night/early morning. It was very unusual because the Condors very rarely attacked mai...
by Kemac16
Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:36 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2
Replies: 669
Views: 274283

Re: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2

Hello, I just wanted to say hello to everyone as I am new to the forum. I am very interested in this thread in particular. I am one of six people writing up a history of aviation in Glasgow and upper Clydeside. We have been at it since 2009 and Air Britain are hoping to publish the book (possibly a ...
by Kemac16
Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:06 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Bombs over Glasgow in WW2
Replies: 669
Views: 274283

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