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Established by the Ministry of Munitions for drying timber for aircraft - located at the works of 2 railway companies.
Opened: July 1918 Area: two-compartment kiln Management: London, Brighton and South Coast Railway Company Ltd.
Construction started: September 1917. Opened: July 1918. Area: four-compartment kiln. Management: Great Western Railway Company Ltd.