ST4826 : Somerton Radio Station

taken 11 years ago, near to Long Sutton, Somerset, Great Britain

Somerton Radio Station
Somerton Radio Station
This are the disused remains of the radio station. When the Marconi Company built the radio stations known as the Imperial Wireless Chain for the Post Office during 1925-26, they also established their own transmitting station at Dorchester with a receiving station 30 miles away at Somerton. (Informationfrom the South Dorset Radio Society website).
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Saturday, 14 July, 2007
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 485 266 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:2.1917N 2:44.1523W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 484 265
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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