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Location DB > Bermuda > Somerset > Former Royal Naval Dockyard > Warehouse In Dockyard Victualing Yard
Warehouse In Dockyard Victualing Yard
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created by elbowgeek on 8/30/2009 8:34 PM
last modified by Emperor Wang on 7/3/2019 5:55 PM
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This must have been a UE paradise before they started developing the area as a tourist hell starting in the 1980s. I remember exploring the commissioner's house before they renovated it, long before I was into UE properly, and of course have no pictures from that.

The rest of the Dockyard is now pretty much completely developed for tourism now, but this particular building remains oddly undisturbed in the midst of the relatively scrubbed and gleaming shops and restaurants which infest the place.
 Basic Information
Type: Building
Status: Abandoned, awaiting word on it's fate.
Accessibility: Easy
Recommendation: check it out if you're nearby
 Physical Information

Former Royal Naval Dockyard, Somerset
Owner: Bermuda Government/WEDCO
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  •  Hazards
  • Possible falling masonry.
  •  Interesting Features

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  • fences
  •  Historical Dates
    Built: 1852
    Closed: 1958
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    Historical overview of the Royal Naval Dockyard (from Wikipedia):
    HMD Bermuda (Her/His Majesty's Dockyard, Bermuda) was the principal base of the Royal Navy in the Western Atlantic between American independence and the Cold War. The larger part of the facility was closed in 1958, but a small section called HMS Malabar was kept active until 1995 as it was a NATO resupply depot.

    I can't find much information on the fire which consumed this structure, but an online document I found indicates that it occurred in the late 1980s.
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    An arts secondary school was most recently proposed, but nothing has come of it so far.

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    Exploration during hurricane Bill
    Sun, Aug 30th, 2009
    posted by elbowgeek
    24 pictures
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    Cell phone pics 2012
    Mon, Oct 15th, 2012
    posted by Radio2600
    8 pictures
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    2019 Overviews
    Wed, Jul 3rd, 2019
    posted by Radio2600
    3 pictures

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    Royal Naval Dockyard
    Mon, Jul 22nd, 2013
    posted by Radio2600
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    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Emperor Wang on 7/3/2019 5:55 PM.

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  • on Jul 3 19 at 17:55, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on Jul 3 19 at 17:55, Emperor Wang changed the following: Display Name, Web Links
  • on Jul 3 19 at 14:59, Radio2600 updated gallery picture From the Commissioner's House
  • on Jul 3 19 at 14:59, Radio2600 updated gallery picture Day
  • on Jul 3 19 at 14:59, Radio2600 updated gallery picture Night
  • on Jul 3 19 at 14:58, Radio2600 added some pictures to a gallery
  • on Jul 3 19 at 14:57, Radio2600 updated gallery 2019 Overviews
  • on Jul 3 19 at 14:56, Radio2600 created a new gallery
  • on Jun 30 14 at 7:48, Steed validated this location
  • on Jul 22 13 at 14:55, Radio2600 updated panorama Royal Naval Dockyard
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