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Monument Number 1385046

Hob Uid: 1385046
Location :
Oxfordshire
Cherwell
Launton
Grid Ref : SP5930624467
Summary : The World War Two Meteorological Section office at RAF Bicester technical site, built to a 1939 design. Constructed of brick, it was originally intended to be a temporary building. An English Heritage report produced in 2003 suggested that the building could be included in a possible conservation area at the RAF Bicester site.
More information : An English Heritage report produced in May 2003 noted the Meteorological Section office ("Building 104") in the buildings suggested for possible inclusion in a potential conservation area. The report describes the office as a 1939 design "built of 'temporary brick' characteristic of WWII airfield architecture". (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 Summary Report", unpaged.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : 20th Century
Display Date : World War II
Monument End Date : 1945
Monument Start Date : 1939
Monument Type : Office
Evidence : Extant Building

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SP 52 SE 109
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