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Hardwick WW2 Military Camp, Sedgefield (Sedgefield)

Hardwick Camp is recorded as being in use in 1938-39 (1). On aerial photographs form the 1940's (2) the site comprises a number of buildings, some of which may be the Nissen huts mentioned in (1), within a rectangular compound, with interconnecting roads and open areas. On recent aerial photographs (3) the site is now occupied by a housing estate.

Reference number:D48666
Historical period: Mid 20th Century (1933 to 1966)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Sedgefield

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