Site Event/Activity record ESF24073 - Field survey of the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment Orford Ness by English Heritage, June 2009

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Grid reference Centred TM 4370 4879 (2768m by 1903m)
Map sheet TM44NW



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Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Cocroft, W. and Alexander, M.. 2009. Atomic Weapons Research Establishment, Orford Ness, Suffolk Cold War Research & Development Site Survey Report. 10-2009.

Related Monuments/Buildings (49)

  • 20th century Military Research Establishment at Orfordness (Monument)
  • A aircraft hangar of World War I date (Monument)
  • A First World War barracks block (Monument)
  • A military machine shop of World War II date (Monument)
  • A World War One bomb store or armoury (Monument)
  • A World War one motor transport shed (Monument)
  • Canteen and Electrical workshop (Monument)
  • Centrifuge circa 1966 (Monument)
  • Concrete bases of transmitter masts from early RADAR experiments on Orfordness, Orford parish (Mod) (Monument)
  • Contractors workshop (Monument)
  • Control Room circa 1960 (Monument)
  • Control Room, circa 1956 (Monument)
  • Electrical Sub Station 2 circa 1961 (Monument)
  • Electricity Substation 1 (Monument)
  • Former RFC Officers' Mess and AWRE canteen building (Monument)
  • Fuze magazine dated circa 1936 (Monument)
  • Fuze magazine dated circa 1936 (Monument)
  • Fuze Magazine dated circa 1936 (Monument)
  • Garage and Store (Monument)
  • Garage and Store (Monument)
  • HQ offices, AEAC + PBX (Day) (Monument)
  • Impact Facility circa 1963-1964 (Monument)
  • Laboratory 1 Large Vibration, circa 1956 (Monument)
  • Laboratory 2 Centrifuge, circa 1957 (Monument)
  • Laboratory 3 Climatic Testing, circa 1956 (Monument)
  • Laboratory Store, circa 1956 (Monument)
  • Light railway connecting bomb stores (Monument)
  • Magazine circa 1962 (Monument)
  • Magazine dating from 1916 (Monument)
  • Magazine store dated circa 1916 (Monument)
  • Mess Room circa 1956 (Monument)
  • Metal store (Monument)
  • Offices and electrical workshop (Monument)
  • Offices and first aid, boiler house, and fire station (Monument)
  • Offices and Stores (Monument)
  • Orford Ness (Monument)
  • Plinth E circa 1950s (Monument)
  • Plinth F circa 1956 (Monument)
  • Pump House circa 1961 (Monument)
  • Rifle range (Monument)
  • Sewage pumping house (Monument)
  • Static Water Tank (Monument)
  • Toilet circa 1955 (Monument)
  • Vibration Test Building circa 1960 (Monument)
  • Vibration Test Building circa 1960 (Monument)
  • WWI/WWII building (Monument)
  • WWI/WWII building (Monument)
  • WWI/WWII building of unknown use (Monument)
  • WWI/WWII building of unknown use (Monument)

Record last edited

May 13 2022 3:43PM

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