TG2813 : Industrial building on the Rackheath Industrial Estate

taken 3 years ago, near to Rackheath, Norfolk, Great Britain

Industrial building on the Rackheath Industrial Estate
Industrial building on the Rackheath Industrial Estate
This would seem to be part of the Crew lockers & drying rooms in a modified form. The Rackheath Industrial Estate was built on the Technical site of RAF Rackheath and a handful of buildings have survived, albeit much modified and difficult to recognise.
RAF Rackheath (USAAF Station 145)
Rackheath aerodrome was built by John Laing & Son Ltd on the estate of Sir Edward Stracy of Rackheath Hall. Built to the specifications of a Class-A heavy bomber airfield it was used by the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). The station opened in March 1944 and was designated USAAF Station 145. The station became the home of the 467th Bombardment Group (Heavy), the third group in the 96th Combat Wing, Second Bombardment Division (later Air Division) of the Eighth Air Force of the United States Strategic Air Forces in Europe (USSTAF). See also: LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Friday, 29 August, 2014   (more nearby)
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Friday, 29 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Industry  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 2823 1353 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:40.2833N 1:22.4535E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 2821 1351
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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