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HMS Royal Arthur – Wiltshire

HMS Royal Arthur was one of the Royal Navy’s shore establishments – similar to HMS Ganges but on a smaller scale. The site at Corsham opened in 1947 after moving from Skegness (the Butlins holiday camp was used during WW2). … Continue reading

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Longcross Barracks – Surrey

Longcross Barracks closed in 2000. Nearby was a military test/research site but they weren’t directly associated with the barracks. Not a very interesting explore, this one. Just a few buildings, all stripped out. I imagine it is a bit like … Continue reading

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