RAF/RNAS Gosport, Hampshire situated to the west of Portsmouth. During the 1850s a string of forts were built at Gosport to protect the western approaches to Portsmouth Naval Dockyard. Two Forts Rowner & Gomer were in the middle f the line. In a field outside Fort Gomer in 1909 two Naval Lieutenant's attempted to fly a powered aircraft from a ramp. 1910 and Portsmouth then Hampshire Aero Club was formed here.
OS Ref: SU595002
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South of England RAF/RNAS Gosport, Hampshire
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21 December 2011

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