SP1647 : The way to Park House

taken 6 years ago, near to Lower Quinton, Warwickshire, Great Britain

The way to Park House
The way to Park House
The disused and overgrown entrance to Park House in Central Engineer Park from Station Road. Central Engineer Park was formerly a very large storage depot for the MOD comprising 478 acres with 1.4 million sq ft of workshops, storage and office accommodation and 35 kilometres of rail line. The Park was opened in 1941 and by the end of the war a major hutted camp had been established. Further construction took place including barrack blocks and offices during the 1960s. Sold off by the MOD, part of the site is now used by private businesses and there plans to create a sustainable community with housing and leisure facilities.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 29 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Roads, Road transport  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1667 4738 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:7.4690N 1:45.4753W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1667 4740
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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