MacDill Air Force Base, Motor Repair Shop No. 3, 7508 Hanger Loop Drive, Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL
7508 Hanger Loop Drive, Tampa, FL
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS FL-384-N
Building/structure dates: 1941 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1956 subsequent work
Significance: The Motor Repair Shop, due to its architectural integrity and its contribution to the Second World War-era infrastructure, is an integral part of MacDill Air Force Base's historic character. The building, which is associated with the wartime construction and development of the Base, supported MacDill's training and operation programs which prepared U.S. troops for the European and Pacific war efforts. The building's architecture reflects its historic period, location, and function.
Automobile Service Stations
U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
Works Projects Administration
Diesing, David H., Photographer
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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