Sheepcote Valley vehicles buried

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Dear East Sussex County Council,

Dear Brighton and Hove City Council,
FOI Request for the unfollowing information please

* The location held on public files & number of each vehicles
buried into Sheepcote ex landfill tip 1945 - 1970

* Armoured military vehicles that were scrapped/ decommissioned at
the breakers yard on the western south side of Sheepcote valley,
near the present City College East Campus, formally a School
adjacent to Wilson's avenue Brighton i.e. some of these were:

Giant "Diamond T's" - Jeeps - one Tonners - Sherman Tanks -
aircraft - various armoured military
“who is accountable for all this?”

Yours faithfully,

Lee Rolf.

Freedom of Information, East Sussex County Council

 

 

Dear Mr Rolf

 

EIR Request ref:  4138/Sheepcote  Valley

 

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Janice Evans

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East Sussex County Council

Communities, Economy and Transport

W1D, County Hall

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Lewes

East Sussex BN7 1UE

 

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Freedom of Information, East Sussex County Council

 

 

Dear Mr Rolf

 

EIR Request ref:  4138/Sheepcote  Valley

 

Thank you for your request for information about the above, which has been
dealt with under the terms of the Environmental Information Regulations
2004. Your request and our response are set out below. Please note that
any information we provide is subject to the copyright and reuse of
information terms and conditions set out at the bottom of this email.

 

 

 REQUEST

 

Dear Brighton and Hove City Council,

FOI Request for the unfollowing information please

 

* The location held on public files & number of each vehicles buried into
Sheepcote ex landfill tip 1945 - 1970

 

* Armoured military vehicles that were scrapped/ decommissioned at the
breakers yard on the western south side of Sheepcote valley, near the
present City College East Campus, formally a School adjacent to Wilson's
avenue Brighton i.e. some of these were:

 

Giant "Diamond T's" - Jeeps - one Tonners - Sherman Tanks - aircraft -
various armoured military “who is accountable for all this?”

 

 

 

 

RESPONSE

 

We hold files and minutes on Sheepcote Valley from BHCC  which  can be
 accessed  through our search room during our opening hours.

The link below details opening times.

 

 

[1]http://www.thekeep.info/visit_us/

 

Any request concerning Military vehicles would need to be requested
through the Ministry of Defence.

 

 

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Council has not complied with the EIR in responding to your request, you
may ask for an internal review. If you wish to do so, please set out the
grounds of your appeal in writing to:

 

Philip Baker, Assistant Chief Executive, East Sussex County Council,
County Hall, St Anne’s Crescent, Lewes, East Sussex. BN7 1UE.

or by email to him at [2][email address]

 

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at: Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF. Tel: 0303 123 1113.  [3]www.ico.org.uk

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Janice Evans

Customer Information Adviser

 

East Sussex County Council

Communities, Economy and Transport

W1D, County Hall

St Anne’s Crescent

Lewes

East Sussex BN7 1UE

 

Phone: 01273 482913
Fax: 01273 481208

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