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Lat/Long 50.42.50N/02.13.15W .Grid ref SY845903 .230 feet AMSL.
A recent vertical shot of Eyres Field ,on right of picture with the Bovington Tank Training Area on the left
The Dorset Gliding Club operates Eyres Field,a grass strip located immediately to the east of Bovington Camp.The field is about a mile northeast of the Tank Museum.
The field first came into use around 1960 but was abandoned shortly after due to gravel extraction work , the club moving through a number of other airfields until they returned in 1992.
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