UTILIZATION OF SEMI-UNDERGROUND BUILDINGS
AS AT 2 DECEMBER 1943

 

The following are reproductions of some military documents covering semi-underground buildings in Australia during World War 2.

 

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Original on 171 56/1        

this copy for 171/1/1493       

UTILIZATION OF SEMI-UNDERGROUND BUILDINGS

D.A.S.P.

Herewith is list of above buildings as requested in your minute dated 29th November, 1943.

signed W/Crd.    
Richmond.    
for G/Capt.    
D.W.B.    

2/12/43

 

SEMI-UNDERGROUND BUILDINGS

(a) COMPLETED AND IN USE Building Details

Drawing No.

Locality Plan

Drawing No.

BANKSTOWN, N.S.W.

Remote Receiving building
(Less air conditioning)

 

41/42/2508

 

(R.S. 790
(R.S. 979

COFFS HARBOUR, N.S.W.

Operations Building

Transmitting   "      (less air
                            conditioning)

 

42/43/1571

41/42/2682

 

(R.S. 1053

(R.S. 1053

EAST SALE, VIC.

Operations Building
(less air conditioning & power plants)

Transmitting building
(less power plants.)

Remote Receiving Station
(less air conditioning & power plants)

 

41/42/3102

41/43/2682


42/43/166


43/44/854

R.S. 953

R.S. 953
also
41/42/2026
41/42/2027
41/42/1953

GAWLER, S.A.

Transmitting Building
(less air conditioning and power plants.)

41/42/2682 R.S. 967
LAKE BOGA, VIC.

Operations Building

Transmissting Building - (less air conditioning and power plants)

 

41/42/2754

41/42/2682

 

(R.S. 882
(
(
(R.S. 882

MALLACOOTA, VIC.

Operations Building - (less air conditioning.)

Transmitting Building - (less air conditioning.)

 

42/43/1571


41/42/2682

 

(R.S. 1118A
(
(
(R.S. 118A

MOHUYA, N.S.W.

Operations Building -

Transmitting Building - (less air conditioning.)


42/43/1571

41/42/2682


R.S. 990

R.S. 990

RICHMOND, N.S.W.

(Operations Building)

 

41/42?   (rest unreadable)

(rest unreadable)
ZILLMERE, Q'land.

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning)


41/42/2508

(rest unreadable)

 

(b) COMPLETED BUT NOT IN USE Building Details

Drawing No.

Locality Plan

Drawing No.

ALBANY, W.A.

Operations Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)

Transmitting Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


42/43/1571

 

41/42/2682


(rest unreadable)

 

(rest unreadable)

BAIRNSDALE, VIC.

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


42/43/168

(rest unreadable)
BANKSTOWN, N.S.W.

F.S.H.Q - (Air conditioning now being installed)


(rest unreadable)

(rest unreadable)
BUSSELTON, W.A.

Remote Receiving Station Building
(less air conditioning and power plants.)

(rest unreadable) (rest unreadable)
DUBBO, N.S.W.

Non-Operations Building  ?????
conditioning and ?????

Transmitting Building ?????
conditioning
?????


(rest unreadable)

(rest unreadable)


(rest unreadable)

(rest unreadable)

GAWLER, S.A.

Operations Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


41/42/3102


42/43/166

(43/44/665
(   and
(R.S. 967

R.S. 967

MOUNT GAMBIER, S.A.

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


42/43/166

R.S. ??4
NOWRA, N.S.W.

Transmitting Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


41/42/2682

42/43/166


(R.S. 1006
(
(
(R.S. 1006
RATHMINES

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


42/43/166

Locality Plan ?
County of
Northamberland
(last plan.)
RICHMOND, N.S.W.

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


42/43/166

R.S. 815
STUART, Queensland

F.S.H.Q.


42/43/2101

41/42/3188?
WILLIAMTOWN, N.S.W.

Remote Receiving Building - (less air conditioning and power plants.)


42/43/166

R.S. 1018

 

(c) UNDER CONSTRUCTION INDICATING ???? OF CONSTRUCTION Building Details

Drawing No.

Locality Plan

Drawing No.

CAMDEN, N.S.W.

Operations Building - 52% complete

Transmitting Building  "          "



42/43/1571
41/42/2682


(R.S. 904
(R.S. 904
GUILFORD, W.A.

F.S.H.Q. - 38% complete



42/43/1506


42/43/2422
LOWOOD, Q'LAND.

Operations Building - 95% complete

Transmitting Building



42/43/1571

41/42/2682



(R.S. 1072
(40/41/1556
(
R.S. 1072
(40/41/1556
MERREDIN, W.A.

Transmitting Building - 80% complete



41/42/2682


R.S. 1001
PEARCE, W.A.

Operations Building -   75% complete
Transmitting Building - "          "
Remote Receiving Building -   "



42/43/1571
41/42/2682
42/43/168


(R.S. 934
(R.S. 934
(R.S. 934
RATHMINES

Operations Building - 94% complete.



42/43/1571


R.S. 827

 

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