TF5183 : Redundant radio station at Trusthorpe

taken 8 years ago, near to Trusthorpe, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Redundant radio station at Trusthorpe
Redundant radio station at Trusthorpe
I am grateful to Robert Wade for alerting me to the fact this was in fact the BT Coastal Station Humber Radio which closed on 30th June 2000.
Humber Radio commenced operations on 7th December 1927 as a new station in new buildings at Trusthorpe near Mablethorpe, equipped with the latest communications technology, taking over from the former Grimsby Radio and continuing that station's callsign of GKZ.
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Ironically part of the building was on fire at the time! The fire services were just about to arrive.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 20 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 September, 2009
Category
Radio station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 51547 83708 [1m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.7155N 0:16.4478E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 51531 83679
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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