Some additional data from ADM 239/362 (1944)
Sick Bay in central camp site. RN Auxiliary hospital in Sherborne - 3.5 miles south.
Living quarters - 3 sites about 0.5 mile south of airfield for:
62 officers, 457 Chiefs, POs and ratings, 73 WRENs + 1 Officer.2 Squadron hangars 60 x 84 x 17 foot high, door width 55 foot.
4 Super Blisters 91 x 45 x 20 foot at centre.
Explosives - for 0.5 TBR and 2 FF Squadrons.. Armouries for 2 squadrons
(Torpedo Bomber, Recce and Fleet Fighter ?)
No bombing or firing ranges.
I remember from somewhere (TNA) the Navy urgently needed another station in this area and were considering building one at Hornblotton a few miles to the north-east.