SP1647 : Storage at Long Marsden

near to Long Marston, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Storage at Long Marsden
Storage at Long Marsden
One of the large warehouses in Central Engineer Park, seen 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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2012
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 29 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Defence, Military  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1659 4737 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:7.4638N 1:45.5455W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1665 4740
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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