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Wednesday, 30 July 2014

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Barrow Shipyard’s buildings set to be demolished

REDUNDANT buildings in Barrow shipyard are to be demolished.

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BAE Systems has applied to Barrow Borough Council to demolish the buildings C25 and C25, bays one to nine.

The application form submitted to the council said: “The buildings are vacant and surplus to operational requirements.

“They are not fit for purpose and it is considered that demolition is appropriate from a health, safety and security perspective.”

The application said decommissioning works are taking place in the buildings, with the majority completed as part of a previous project in 2007.

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