|REVETMENT - HISTORY
Sand Point Naval Air Station
On this air station the revetments were stocked armaments to load onto war planes.
A revetment is a barricade
that provides shelter
against bomb fragments.
The Base Compass as shown in the 1944 map has been gone since Magnuson Park was established. the area is now covered with an athletic field.
Bldg. 54 is a High Explosive Magazine.
Bldg. 55 is a High Explosive Magazine.
R-7 REVETMENT as visible in 2007 map
See 1953 Image
|R-11 REVETMENT as visible in 2007 map
R-12 REVETMENT as visible in 2007 map
B17 in Earth banked Revetment
An Earth Revetment as those existing today appear.