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General Information

Location/Base: Alliston

Province: Ontario

Years in Use:  transferred to DOT 17 Jan 1946

Location: this location in based on the location in the RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodroms and Seaplane Bases.  This location may be finetuned in the future.

Units: Secondary Relief Landing Field (R2) to Borden


  • Buildings:
    • 5 Bay Garage (Converted from Farm Building)
    • 10′ x 10′ Stores Building
    • Brick Farm house
    • Standard Beam approach Building: 15′ x 27′
    • Marker Beacon Building 8′ x 3′
    • Marker Beacon Building 5′ x 8′

Aircraft Types:

Commanding Officers:

Financial Impact: Cost of Construction $100,166.91 (the price is somewhat blured on the document in the Aerodrome disposal file)

Date/Reason for Closure: 

  • Declared surplus on 6 November 1945
  • Transfered to Department of Transport on 17 January 1946

Current Status:

RCAF Aerodrome Alliston, Ontario. Image from the RCAF Pilots Manual of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases circa 1942.

Location – Google Map

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