Group   

Croydon Airport Society

This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
Croydon Airport Society

Creations Information

Croydon aircraft

{On an information board attached to the terminal building, behind the plane:...

Read More

Other Subjects

Royal Air Force

Royal Air Force

Formed 1st April 1918 at Hotel Cecil, 80 the Strand where it had its first headquarters. Motto: Per Ardua Ad Astra, Latin for "Through Struggles to the Stars".

Group, Armed Forces, Aviation

8 memorials
Royal Air Forces Association

Royal Air Forces Association

A UK based charitable organisation which provides care and support to serving and retired members of the Royal Air Forces and their dependents. There are currently (2013) 504 branches across the UK...

Group, Armed Forces, Aviation, Community / Clubs

1 memorial
R100 Airship

R100 Airship

In full: His Majesty's Airship R100.  It was a privately designed British airship built as part of a two-ship competition to develop a commercial airship service for use on British Empire routes as...

Vehicle, Aviation

1 memorial
Chisenhale Works

Chisenhale Works

Built by Morris Cohen to produce veneer for the construction of Spitfire cockpits, as well as propellers and plywood for Mosquito aircraft. The plaque on the building says it existed from the 1930s...

Group, Aviation, Engineering

1 memorial
Short Brothers

Short Brothers

Pioneering aeronautical engineers. Oswald and Eustace formed a partnership in 1897, initially working on balloons. They supplied Charles Rolls, amongst others. In 1908 Horace joined, the company wa...

Group, Aviation, Engineering

1 memorial