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Alte Sust

English translation: warehouse

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German term or phrase:Sust
English translation:warehouse
Entered by: Jan Liebelt
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13:18 Sep 5, 2006
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Switzerland
German term or phrase: Alte Sust
It appears these can be found all over (alpine?) Switzerland, and one in my text is described as an "Umschlagplatz".

But what exactly are "alte Susts" in general?

Come on: Hands up all you Helvetophiles out there!
Jan Liebelt
France
Local time: 09:13
bonded warehouse
Explanation:
or maybe just a plain warehouse:

http://www.fluelen.ch/Gebaeude/Ge_Sust.htm
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Frosty
Local time: 09:13
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Many thanks. There seem to be so many "susts" at so many locations throughout the Swiss mounntains that I presume they are not all bonded.
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4bonded warehouse
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bonded warehouse


Explanation:
or maybe just a plain warehouse:

http://www.fluelen.ch/Gebaeude/Ge_Sust.htm

Frosty
Local time: 09:13
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Many thanks. There seem to be so many "susts" at so many locations throughout the Swiss mounntains that I presume they are not all bonded.
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