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Saturday, 9 July 2016

St Lawrence: 'Dengie From The Air' Exhibition. 9 July to 11 September 2016

ST LAWRENCE NEWLAND HERITAGE CHURCH

THE DENGIE HUNDRED
IN THE AIR
As things were and might have been.


9 JULY - 11 SEPTEMBER
SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS & BANK HOLIDAYS
2.30 - 4.30

Entry free. Donations welcome.

Light refreshments.



This exhibition explores the early involvement of the Dengie Hundred in the development of pioneering powered flight including that by Horatio Phillips at St Lawrence. Early seaplanes, WWI and WWII, bombing range, Bradwell Bay air base and Stowe Maries, forced landings, and more recently, bomb disposal, air-sea rescue and commemoration day at Bradwell in 2015. 

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