Position the Pic of Garuche military Observatory, French Heritage monument to Ste agnes

The book consists of a gallery under rock, with cells containing logistics, and two concrete blocks. One of the two serves as input. The other is a solid mass of reinforced concrete enclosing a periscopic Observatory Bell. The Observatory, recommended by the Committee of organization of border Regions, is built entre1932 and 1938.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

position the Pic of Garuche military Observatory
(position the Pic of Garuche military Observatory, ste agnes)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

position the Pic of Garuche military Observatory, The book consists of a gallery under rock, with cells containing logistics, and two concrete blocks. One of the two serves as input. The other is a solid mass (...) Position the Pic of Garuche military Observatory, French Heritage monument to Ste agnes 2 ste agnes, alpes maritimes

Location and general information

  • identifier : 6910
  • item : position dite observatoire militaire du Pic de Garuche
  • Location of the building :
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
    • Sainte-Agnès
  • Place name : Pic de Garuche
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 6113
  • Zip code of the municipality : 06500
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : position
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 2nd quarter 20th century
  • Investigation : 1994
  • Date taken into account : 2001/12/20

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 2 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • concrete
    • reinforced concrete
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • basement
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'armored bell'
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 2 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • underground
    • block
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • No additional information available in our database.
  • Picture : ba461faecd5f5a41f66cdf3be26603f6.jpg
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Truttmann P.
    • Faure-Vincent D.
  • Mérimée reference : IA06000039

Contributions documentaries made by visitors

Position the Pic of Garuche military Observatory, French Heritage monument to Ste agnes. Picture of SUD-PASSION
position dite observatoire militaire du Pic de Garuche, ste agnes
Description of this building by SUD-PASSION :

Bonjour,

voici une photo du bloc 1 de l'Observatoire du Pic de la Garuche bloc d'entrée.

cordialements

Mr Giot

secrétaire de l'Association pour la sauvegarde du Patrimoine de l’Ouvrage du Col des Banquettes

 

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