TG2522 : Entrance to the former Officers' Mess

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

Entrance to the former Officers' Mess
Entrance to the former Officers' Mess
This is building no. 50, the former officers’ mess. It dates from the late 1930s and was built in a neo-Georgian style, typical of the care taken over the design of many permanent RAF airfields during that time. Traces of wartime
camouflage are still adhering to its walls.

The building housing the officers' mess has stood empty since the airfield was closed in 2006 and most of the land and the buildings on it are currently owned by the North Norfolk County Council. Until the fate of these buildings has been decided they are surrounded by a high security fence and inaccessible to the public. The building is located on the north side of Jaguar Drive, the access road to HMP Bure.
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Date Taken
Friday, 19 September, 2014   (more nearby)
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Friday, 19 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 2554 2297 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:45.4338N 1:20.4591E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 2554 2295
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