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Historic Sites in Bedford

Cardington Hangars

About this place

A local landmark which can be viewed from miles around, the two Cardington Hangars (known as the sheds) dominate the Bedfordshire landscape. Indeed they are the largest structures of their kind in Europe. The first of the two hangars (Shed 1) was bui

Where is it Located?

Just beyond Shortstown and New Cardington village, 3 miles south of Bedford.

How do I reach there?

By Car. Take the A600 south from Bedford. The hangars are unmissable on the left, past Shortstown.

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