usine de construction automobile S.A. des Automobiles S.C.A.R., puis usine de construction électrique, puis usine de construction aéronautique S.E.C.A.N.

Site served by railway siding and particular way. A part of the North wall of the old workshop pan is built in rubble
* It is the only remnant of the buildings from before 1914. A large building on the ground floor, covered with sheds, constitutes the essence of the plant. Albert Victor Panda is building a car factory circa 1905. The name becomes to 1915 'the S.C.A.R. Automobiles S.A.' (Société de Construction Automobile of Reims). The buildings are largely destroyed during the first world war, then rebuilt a few years later. The French electrical engineering S.A. company of machines Marelli moved premises in 1929. The consist electric construction company replaces it after the second world war and closed its doors in 1978. S.E.C.A.N. (Société d'Etude et de Construction naval) is transforming the activity and built a metal building.The electric plant employs 150 workers in 1939 and 250, including 70 women, in 1950.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

S.A. des Automobiles S.C.A.R. car factory, then plant electrical construction and plant construction S.E.C.A.N.
Crédit photo : (S.A. des Automobiles S.C.A.R. car factory, then plant electrical construction and plant construction S.E.C.A.N., witry les reims)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

S.A. des Automobiles S.C.A.R. car factory, then plant electrical construction and plant construction S.E.C.A.N., Patrimoine classé ou inscrit dit 'usine de construction automobile S.A. des Automobiles S.C.A.R., puis usine de construction électrique, puis usine de construction aéronautique S.E.C.A.N.' à witry les reims (marne 51420). witry les reims, marne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 82298
  • item : usine de construction automobile S.A. des Automobiles S.C.A.R., puis usine de construction électrique, puis usine de construction aéronautique S.E.C.A.N.
  • Location of the building :
    • Champagne-Ardenne
    • Marne
    • Witry-lès-Reims
  • Address : 4 rue de l'Usine
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 51662
  • Zip code of the municipality : 51420
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • plant
    • car plant
    • aircraft construction plant
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
    • 4th quarter 20th century
  • Investigation : 1988
  • Date taken into account : 1999/08/24

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 8 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • ashlar
    • metal
    • concrete
    • stone
    • concrete blockwork
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • shed
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • mechanical tile
    • metal cover
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'steelwork apparent'
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • ground floor
    • 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 typology consists of 2 elements
    • segmental arch
    • rectangular bay
  • 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 : 3 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • workshop
    • manufacturing workshop
    • shelter
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : electric plant construction

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Grasset L.
    • Alvès dos Santos G.
  • Mérimée reference : IA51000199

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