Zeppelin raids, Gothas and 'Giants'

Britain's First Blitz - 1914 -1918

Ian Castle looks at the World War One air raids on Britain - the First Blitz

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Index - work in progress - updated to 16th March 1917

Langford

Langtoft

Lavenham

Lea

Lealholm

Leasingham

Leith

Letheringsett

Little Bardfield

Little Heath

Little Livermore

Little Oakley

Little Ormesby

Littleport

London

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London Colney

Long Bennington

Longbenton

Longfield

Long Stratton

Loughborough

Louth (Bunwell wood)

Lower Bradley

Lowestoft

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Lumby

Lympne

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 May 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

2/3 Apr 1916

31 Jan/1 Feb 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

24/25 Aug 1916

19 Jan 1915

2/3 Sep 1916

31 May 1915

17 Aug 1915

7/8 Sep 1915

8/9 Sep 1915

13/14 Oct 1915

24/25 Aug 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

28 Nov 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

28/29 Jul 1916

14 Apr 1915

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Aug 1916

31 Jan/1 Feb 1916

1/2 Oct 1916

31 Jan/1 Feb 1916

15/16 Apr 1915

9/10 Aug 1915

20 Feb 1916

31 Mar/1 Apr 1916

27/28 Nov 1916

13/14 Oct 1915

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maldon

Maltby-le-Marsh

Mapperley

Mappleton

March

Margate

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Market Overton

Market Rasen

Marks Tey

Marlingford

Marsden

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Martlesham

Mellis

Melton

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Metheringham

Middlesbrough

Milton Regis

Minster-in-Sheppey

Mitcham

Monk Bretton

Monk Fryston

Monks Soham

Moorsholm

Morton

Mount Bures

Muirdrum

Mundesley

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Mundham

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/16 Apr 1915

25/26 Sep 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

27/28 Nov 1916

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

13 Sep 1915

1 Mar 1916

19 Mar 1916

23 Oct 1916

5/6 Mar 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

21 Feb 1915

1/2 Oct 1916

14 Apr 1915

8/9 Aug 1916

24/25 Aug 1916

2/3 Aug 1916

29/30 Apr 1915

12 Aug 1915

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

1/2 Apr 1916

4/5 Jun 1915

5/6 Mar 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

27/28 Nov 1916

27/28 Nov 1916

7/8 Sep 1915

2/3 May 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

12/13 Sep 1915

2/3 May 1916

28/29 Jul 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Aug 1916

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nackholt

Nackington

Neatishead

Needham Market

Nettlestead

Newbourne

Newbury Park

Newby With Mulwith

Newchurch

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Newmarket

New Romsey

Northfleet Green

North Lynn

North Muskham

North Mymms

North Sommercoates

Nottingham

 

Old Newton

Old Rayne

Old Romsey

Otley

Overseal

Ovington

Owstwick

Oxlode Fen

Oxney

 

Pakefield

Panxworth

Parkeston

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Paston

Philadelphia

Pilmoor

Playford

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Plumstead (Norfolk)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16/17 Mar 1917

16/17 Mar 1917

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

29/30 Apr 1915

13/14 Sep 1915

25/26 Apr 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

16/17 Mar 1917

24/25 Apr 1916

16/17 Mar 1917

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

 

24/25 Apr 1916

2/3 May 1916

16/17 Mar 1917

29/30 Apr 1915

31 Jan/1 Feb 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

5/6 Mar 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

17 May 1915

 

9/10 Aug 1915

2/3 Aug 1916

12 Aug 1915

25/26 Apr 1916

28/29 Jul 1916

1/2 Apr 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

24/25 Aug 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ponteland

Port Clarence

Portsmouth

Poslingford

Potters Bar (Gt. Wood)

Pott Shrigley

Preston (Kent)

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Pulham Market

 

Quarrington

 

Rainham (Essex)

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Rainham (Kent)

Ramsbottom

Ramsey

Ramsholt

Ramsgate

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Rauceby

Rawtenstall

Redbourn

Redcar

Redenall

Reedham

Retford

Reydon

Ridlington

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Ringstead

Ringwould

Rowlston Hall

Rushmere

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Rye

 

 

2/3 Apr 1916

1/2 Apr 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

1/2 Oct 1916

27/28 Nov 1916

16 Apr 1915

25/26 Apr 1916

2/3 Aug 1916

 

8/9 Aug 1916

 

31 Mar/1 Apr 1916

24/25 Aug 1916

4/5 Jun 1915

25/26 Sep 1916

24/25 Aug 1916

2/3 Apr 1916

17 May 1915

9 Feb 1916

19 Mar 1916

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

23/24 Sep 1916

25/26 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

8/9 Aug 1916

2/3 Aug 1916

31 Jul/1 Aug 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

15/16 Apr 1915

24/25 Apr 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

2/3 Sep 1916

19/20 May 1916

27/28 Nov 1916

12 Aug 1915

12/13 Sep 1915

13/14 Oct 1915

2/3 Sep 1916

16/17 Mar 1917