The Underground Factories were planned in
haste and panic and propelled to reality by Lord Beaverbrook.
Spring Quarry, designed
as a dispersal factory for the Bristol Aircraft Company, was the
greatest and during its short life cost the tax payer £20,000,000.
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to see Spring Quarry.
Olga Lehmann was commissioned
to decorate the canteens in Spring Quarry. Click on the button below
to see the murals.
so many parties involved in its development, the Corsham engine
factory evolved, like the camel that was a horse designed
by committee, into a monster bearing little resemblance to
its original conception.'