[WWI] WW1 Airplane Hangar

Alec E. Adamyk aadamyk at hvc.rr.com
Fri Dec 19 15:09:08 EST 2003


Brad,

Rosendale is 6 hours from Buffalo on the other sideof the State (East) in
the Hudson Valley and Hudson river.
I would appreciate it if you would scan the photos.

Alec
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Brad Gossen" <bigglesrfc at sympatico.ca>
To: <wwi at wwi-models.org>
Sent: Friday, December 19, 2003 1:29 PM
Subject: [WWI] WW1 Airplane Hangar


> Alec
>
>    I'm not sure where Rosendale is, but Camp Borden, Ontario is 2hrs north
> of Buffalo, just north of Toronto.  There you will find 11 (at my last
> count) of 15 original Royal Flying Corps hangars built in 1917.  They
housed
> mostly JN4s and Avros through the war but were also home to a few SPADs,
> Camels and F2Bs in their time.  At least two of the hangars have been
> stripped of the siding applied in later coflicts and one is designated to
be
> restored to it's original state.  The interiors are mostly original
> including lattice-work cross beams and small multi-pane windows.  I have a
> few photo's I could scan for you if you're interested.
>
> Brad
>
>
>





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