While Ventnor Chain Home was out of action a reserve station at..
Site of an experimental station for detecting aircraft at lower..
World War II radar site which very few people know about.
Built in 1895 to replace the older Battery at the end of the cliffs..
RAF Blackgang was created to provide a Ground Controlled..
RAF Ventnor was operational at the end of January 1939.
Recently several non confirmed reports of a possible German commando..
Bembridge Airport opened in 1920 on land owned by Bembridge Farm and in 1921 the airfield became licensed or "approved" by the then Automobile..
The greatest disaster to occur in Isle of Wight waters was the loss in 1917 of RMS Mendi , a steamer carrying more than 800 South African labourers..
The Town Of West Cowes c1857