Army Service Corps Mechanical Transport Depots

This page lists the locations of depots of the MT section of the ASC in the United Kingdom during the Great War. All are in the London area unless marked with *

  • No 1 Reserve MT Depot – Grove Park
  • MT Training Depot – Osterley Park
  • MT Depot – Lee (Blackheath)
  • MT Depot – Shortlands
  • MT Depot – Norwood
  • MT Depot – Sydenham
  • MT Vehicle Reception Depot – Kempton Park
  • Home MT Depot – Holborn
  • No 1 MT Home Sub-Depot – Shorts Gardens
  • No 2 MT Home Sub-Depot – Camden Town
  • No 3 MT Home Sub-Depot – Carlow Street
  • No 4 MT Home Sub-Depot – Gray’s Inn Road
  • No 5 MT Home Sub-Depot – Cressy Road (Hampstead)
  • Home MT Import Store – Liverpool*
  • London MT Repair Depot – Blackhedge (Battersea)
  • London MT Repair Sub-Depot – Camberwell
  • No 1 MT Embarkation Depot – Avonmouth*
  • No 2 MT Embarkation Depot – Portsmouth*
  • No 3 MT Embarkation Depot – Southampton*
  • Mobilisation and Embarkation Area Headquarters – Bulford*

Source for this information: “Allotment of Army Service Corps units“, a document held at the National Archives (WO95/5494)