Quonset hut

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a prefabricated hut of corrugated iron having a semicircular cross section


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WHY A vast collection of painstakingly restored, operational WWII planes highlighted by a B-25 bomber that flew in the Doolittle Raid and a beautiful P-38 Lightning fighter that never saw combat * a re-creation of the Quonset hut that the 357th Fighter Group used for preflight briefings in England * the jeep in which General Omar Bradley rode on D-Day
In 1949, local merchant Sid Bartlett purchased a surplus Quonset hut from the U.
Goddard's Quonset hut grew rapidly, and at one time he had in his custody more than $35 million in U.
To get an idea of the possibilities the area has to offer, take a look at the home for sale at 6720 Quonset Road (which I suspect may be quite near the Quonset hut.
Universal Serial House"--basically a Quonset hut on stilts--was designed by 2SIS Arquitectes Girona of girona, Spain.
Habitus: Type I looks like an open-ended, mini Quonset hut, and is modeled on the Anderson bomb shelter, a mass-produced, corrugated-metal shed that British families erected in their gardens during the war.
Record companies would book their signings into the RCA studios and Owen Bradley's Quonset Hut studios.
We are often thought of as a Quonset hut manufacturer, and we are there to show this customer segment that we do so much more," says Rob Poellnitz, Vice President of SteelMaster Buildings.
More recent additions include Bonacquisti Wine Company (4640 Pecos) and The Infinite Monkey Theorem (located in a Quonset hut near 5th Avenue and Santa Fe Drive).
On the bulkhead inside the quonset hut, Elroy Williams zeroes in on a fly.
We lived in a Quonset hut with an added-on palm-thatched "open air living room.
What began quaintly enough one autumn day in 1965 in a spartan Quonset hut classroom at the Iowa Writers Workshop endured for more than forty years surviving the suicide death of her husband and the failure of Vonneguts two marriages.
Then he led the way to a nondescript Quonset hut that he was particularly eager to show us.
Kennard and her mother shared a Quonset hut in the jungle with four other families.
21 acres, with a 1,500-square-foot quonset hut, labor housing, central bath.