Military Operations Facility

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  • Property Number:

  • Custodian:

    National Defence
  • Official Contact:

  • Interest

    Crown Owned
  • Restriction:

    No Restriction
  • Primary Use:

  • Address:

  • Place Name:

  • Municipality:

  • Province/Territory:

    Nova Scotia
  • Federal Electoral District:

    Dartmouth--Cole Harbour
  • Coordinates

    44.709965, -63.632202, Accurate within ± 500m
  • Census Classification

  • Land Area:

    585.9970 ha
  • Building Count:

  • Floor Area:

    18,922.60 sq. m.
  • Record Created On

    May 29th, 1990
  • Record Last Modified On

    October 28th, 2023


Parcel # Municipality Census Classification Federal Electoral District Land Area (ha) Number of Buildings Floor Area (sq. m.)
00HalifaxRuralDartmouth--Cole Harbour585.99705618,922.60
01HalifaxRuralDartmouth--Cole Harbour517.75295618,922.60
02HalifaxRuralHalifax West66.585600


Structure Number Custodian Structure Name Structure Address Floor Area (sq. m.) Building Occupancy Level
124211National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford1,417Fully Occupied
124212National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford235.29Fully Occupied
124214National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford179.47Fully Occupied
124216National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford464.41Fully Occupied
124217National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford296.27Fully Occupied
124219National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford305.83Fully Occupied
124220National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford305.83Fully Occupied
124221National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford273.02Fully Occupied
124222National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford305.83Fully Occupied
124223National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford269.49Fully Occupied
124224National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford305.83Fully Occupied
124225National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford150.46Fully Occupied
124226National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford150.46Fully Occupied
124228National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford86.36Fully Occupied
124231National DefenceStorage HighBayBedford250.73Fully Occupied
124233National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford305.82Fully Occupied
124234National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford305.83Fully Occupied
124235National DefenceGuard HouseBedford30.20Fully Occupied
124236National DefenceGuard HouseBedford132.74Fully Occupied
124238National DefenceGuard HouseBedford57.36Fully Occupied
124243National DefenceMaintenance Workshop LowBayBedford337.94Fully Occupied
124250National DefenceStorage HighBayBedford422.80Fully Occupied
124259National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford51.67Fully Occupied
124266National DefenceIndustrial Plant LightBedford50.82Fully Occupied
124267National DefenceFire HallBedford372.33Fully Occupied
124566National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford747.88Fully Occupied
124567National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford445.40Fully Occupied
124643National DefenceMaintenance Workshop LowBayBedford2,644.30Fully Occupied
125841National DefenceGuard HouseBedford26.70Fully Occupied
126498National DefenceMaintenance Workshop LowBayBedford1,648Fully Occupied
126529National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford326.40Fully Occupied
126530National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford326.40Fully Occupied
126531National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford326.40Fully Occupied
126532National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford326.40Fully Occupied
126542National DefenceAncillaryBedford24.40Fully Occupied
128045National DefenceStorage HighBayBedford17.36Fully Occupied
128065National DefenceShedBedford163.36Fully Occupied
128097National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford75.84Fully Occupied
128105National DefenceIndustrial Plant LightBedford22Fully Occupied
128109National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford1,736Fully Occupied
129504National DefenceGuard HouseBedford43Fully Occupied
133878National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford283.67Fully Occupied
133879National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford327.40Fully Occupied
133880National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford327.40Fully Occupied
133881National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford327.40Fully Occupied
133882National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford327.40Fully Occupied
133883National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford327.40Fully Occupied
133884National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford327.40Fully Occupied
134238National DefenceShedBedford162.82Fully Occupied
150448National DefenceStorage SpecialBedford269.40Fully Occupied

Contaminated Sites

Federal Site IdentifierStatusSite NameHighest Step Completed
00025054SuspectedCF Ammunition Depot Bedford Site-Wide PFAS02 - Historical Review
02859020ActiveCFAD Bedford (821) - Existing Jetty -NN at Wrent Point08 - Implement Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
02859046ActiveNavy Island (7501)08 - Implement Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
02859050ActiveWrights Cove (8608) - National Gypsum Leased property08 - Implement Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
02859001ActiveCFAD Bedford (801) - Ridge Landfill09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859003ActiveCFAD Bedford (803) - Former Landfill (West of B162)09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859029ActiveCFAD Bedford (809) - Otto Fuel Storage B20309 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859010ActiveCFAD Bedford (811) - Former UST's, BM 95 & BM 47*09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859011ActiveCFAD Bedford (812) - Otto Fuel Waste Burning Area BD22009 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859018ActiveCFAD Bedford (819) - Existing Jetty09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859023ActiveCFAD Bedford (824) - Former Heating Plant (B140)09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859026ActiveCFAD Bedford (827) - Former Metal Scrap Yard09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859032ActiveCFAD East-side property (7403) - Area North of Highway 709 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859033ActiveCFAD UXO Impacted Area (830) - Rent Point explosion09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859055ActiveWater Lots (9901) CFAD Bedford09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859049ClosedCFAD Bedford (805) - Pump House with AST (B192)03 - Initial Testing Program
02859007ClosedCFAD Bedford (807) - BCE Storage Yard03 - Initial Testing Program
02859008ClosedCFAD Bedford (808) - Railcar off loading plat & B19103 - Initial Testing Program
02859015ClosedCFAD Bedford (816) - Ammunition Disposal Furnace (BD188)03 - Initial Testing Program
02859017ClosedCFAD Bedford (818) - Otto Fuel Storage (BD164)03 - Initial Testing Program
02859022ClosedCFAD Bedford (823) - POL Storage Building (BD27)03 - Initial Testing Program
02859027ClosedCFAD Bedford (828) - Former Location of Buildings 47 &4803 - Initial Testing Program
02859028ClosedCFAD Bedford (829) - Camera Hut (BD44)03 - Initial Testing Program
02859024ClosedCFAD Bedford (825) - Former Maintenance Garage04 - Pre-Classify contaminated site using the CCME National Classification System (optional)
02859006ClosedCFAD Bedford (806) - Sewage Treatment Plant08 - Implement Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
02859051ClosedCFAD Bedford (831) - Open well NE of B14608 - Implement Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
02859052ClosedCFAD Bedford (832), Asbestos pipe on access road B79/107/10908 - Implement Remediation/Risk Management Strategy
02859009ClosedCFAD Bedford (810) - Otto Fuelling & Defuelling B4809 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859014ClosedCFAD Bedford (815) - Central Heating Plant (B190)09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859021ClosedCFAD Bedford (822) - Buildings BD169-BD178, BD182 &BD18309 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859025ClosedCFAD Bedford (826) - Former Maintenance Area, Labs09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859005ClosedWrights Cove (8601) - Former Above Ground Fuel Lines09 - Confirmatory Sampling and Final Reporting
02859004ClosedCFAD Bedford (804) - Torpedo Dye Disposal Area - East B7510 - Long-Term Monitoring (Optional)
02859012ClosedCFAD Bedford (813) - B157, B158, B33*10 - Long-Term Monitoring (Optional)
02859016ClosedCFAD Bedford (817) - Former Transformer Huts*10 - Long-Term Monitoring (Optional)
02859019ClosedCFAD Bedford (820) - Former Landfill near B20610 - Long-Term Monitoring (Optional)

Payment In Lieu of Taxes

Taxation AuthorityPayment
Halifax, Regional Municipality$1,100,077.53

Source: PWGSC, REAL ESTATE DIVISION, Municipal Grants Information System

Taxation Year: 2022

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