HU4542 : Former radio signal station

taken 13 years ago, near to Holmsgarth, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Former radio signal station
Former radio signal station
This was a Decca Navigator station in the North Scotland chain, with family accommodation for two resident engineers, one at each end of the building. The hall in the middle was the transmitter room. Three radio masts still stand on top of the hill (two can be seen behind the building here). The building has been put to alternative use as holiday accommodation.
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HU4542, 9 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 29 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 June, 2007
Category
Radio station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 453 423 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:9.7591N 1:11.0744W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 453 422
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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