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Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Chemical Cleaning Facility, North of Fourteenth Street, between California & R, Vallejo, Solano County, CA



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Item Title
Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Chemical Cleaning Facility, North of Fourteenth Street, between California & R, Vallejo, Solano County, CA

Location
between California & R, Vallejo, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-1543-F
Building/structure dates: 1945 initial construction
National Register Number: 75002103
Significance: Constructed originally as a facility for the cleaning of battle damaged machinery and equipment off of Navy ships and submarines, it played a role in the last year of World War II in Mare Island's mission of repairing damaged vessels.

Related Names
Kennedy, Clyde C.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. East Front Elevation
2. South Side and East Front Elevations
3. South Side and West Rear Elevations
4. North Side Elevation
5. Interior Detail of Roof Structure and Trusses Note: Photographs Nos. CA-1543F-6 through CA-1543F-19 are photocopies of construction drawings (various dates). Originals located at Mare Island Naval Shipyard-Staff Civil Engineer's Office.
6. Public Works Department (PWD) Drawing 11239-5 (814-A-1) (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Floor Plan and Details' (note: original drawing is of poor quality)
7. PWD Drawing 11239-6 (814-A-2) (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Building Elevation and Section' (note: original drawing is of poor quality)
8. PWD Drawing 10,220-216 (814-A-3) (1945), 'Machine Shop Building No. 680 Annex, Machine Cleaning Facilities'
9. Naval Facilities (NAVFAC) Engineering Command Drawing 6100590 (814-A-4) (1978), 'Various Repairs to Building 814, Site, Floor Plan, Roof Plan and Elevations'
10. NAVFAC Drawing 6101591 (814-A-5) (1978), 'Various Repairs to Building 814, Sections and Miscellaneous Details'
11. PWD Drawing 11,239-81 (814-C-2) (1944), 'Battle Damage Machinery Cleaning Bldg., Bldg 814, Pile Record'
12. PWD Drawing 814-S-2 (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Foundation Plan and Details' (note: original drawing of poor quality)
13. PWD Drawing 814-S-4 (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Structural Framing' (note: original drawing of poor quality)
14. PWD Drawing 11239-14 (814-S-5) (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Wood Cleaning Tank'
15. NAVFAC Drawing 6101668 (814-E-3) (1978), 'Repair of Utility System, Building 814, Existing Plan, Section and Elevation'
16. PWD Drawing 11239-12 (814-M-5) (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Drainage System'
17. PWD Drawing 11239-13 (814-M-6) (1944), 'Facilities For Cleaning of Battle Damaged Machinery, Steel Cleaning Tank'
18. PWD Drawing 11239-15 (814-M-7) (1945), 'Machinery Cleaning Bldg., Bldg No. 814, Fire Protection Automatic CO2 and Tank Cover Control'
19. PWD Drawing 11239-18 (814-M-9) (1951), 'Machinery Cleaning Bldg., Building No. 814, Ventilation'


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