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Field Force Motor Transport Garage

Hob Uid: 1385136
Location :
Oxfordshire
Cherwell
Launton
Grid Ref : SP5930024400
Summary : A garage for fire-fighting motor transport vehicles at RAF Bicester technical site, built in 1940. The garage is of steel frame construction with brick at the ends. The concrete roof is flat. The fire-fighting motor transport garage was among the buildings which were suggested suitable for inclusion in a possible conservation area at RAF Bicester.
More information : An English Heritage report produced in May 2003 suggested that the garage described as "Building 119", the "FFMT Shed" (Field Force Motor Transport), could be among those buildings which might be included in a possible conservation area at RAF Bicester. The report notes that the building was built in 1940 as a "garage for fire-fighting vehicles, of steel-frame construction with brick at the gable ends." (1)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : English Heritage field survey reports
Source details : English Heritage Thematic Listing Programme, May 2003: "Survey of Military Aviation Sites and Structures", unpaged.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : 20th Century
Display Date : Built 1940
Monument End Date : 1940
Monument Start Date : 1940
Monument Type : Garage
Evidence : Extant Building

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External Cross Reference Source : NBR Index Number
External Cross Reference Number : 104631
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SP 52 SE 112
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, INVESTIGATION BY RCHME/EH ARCHITECTURAL SURVEY
Activity type : ARCHITECTURAL SURVEY
Start Date : 1995-11-14
End Date : 1995-11-14