[WWI] WW1 Airplane Hangar

Alec E. Adamyk aadamyk at hvc.rr.com
Fri Dec 19 15:54:47 EST 2003


Just 20 minutes from here to Rhinebeck. I used to fly my plane, no longer
have it,.out of Sky Park right next to Rhinebeck Airdrome and buzz the field
all the time, Also flew a Piper Cub J3.
Alec

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Brad Gossen" <bigglesrfc at sympatico.ca>
To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
Sent: Friday, December 19, 2003 3:33 PM
Subject: Re: [WWI] WW1 Airplane Hangar


> Ah!  The Rhinebeck end of the state, you lucky sod!  I'll scan what I have
> which is a few exterior shots plus one or two of them under construction.
> Wilco Mark.
>
> Brad
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Alec E. Adamyk" <aadamyk at hvc.rr.com>
> To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
> Sent: Friday, December 19, 2003 3:09 PM
> Subject: Re: [WWI] WW1 Airplane Hangar
>
>
> > 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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