Monument record 0660603007 - Westcott rocket test site E

Summary

Cold War rocket test stand site E at Westcott.

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1403965: E test-stand, control room and ancillary structures, former Royal Ordnance Establishment, Westcott

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • ROCKET TEST FACILITY (Modern - 1954 AD? to 1994 AD?)

Description

Vertical test stand at Site E in the centre of the airfield. Test stand has asbestos roof, concrete and steel walls and an external loading gantry (B7).
Test stand E listed grade II in May 2013. See detailed description, history and reasons for designation (B17).

Sources (2)

  • <7>SBC23214 Unpublished document: David Radford (BCC). 2007. Map extracts annotated with brief notes and photographs taken during site visit in August 2007..
  • <17>SBC24343 Digital archive: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England: Listing Entry.

Location

Grid reference SP 71025 16949 (point) (Exact)
Civil Parish WESTCOTT, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

May 8 2017 11:17AM

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