EAW000117 ENGLAND (1946). The Ford Motor Company shadow factory between the Longford Brook and Barton Dock Road, Trafford Park, 1946

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Title [EAW000117] The Ford Motor Company shadow factory between the Longford Brook and Barton Dock Road, Trafford Park, 1946
Reference EAW000117
Date 5-April-1946
Link
Place name TRAFFORD PARK
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 378444, 395953
Longitude / Latitude -2.3246923361604, 53.459630347857
National Grid Reference SJ784960

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Six engine testing bays for Merlin engines, manufactured by Ford during WW2.

redmist
Sunday 6th of January 2019 06:15:05 PM
Location of Nissen huts possibly associated with the WW2 Rocket Projectile 'Z Battery' situated somewhere close to this site.

redmist
Sunday 6th of January 2019 06:13:18 PM