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Shaftesbury’s Secretive Wartime And Cold War Radio Station

Shaftesbury historian Bob Kelley remembers the huge bank of aerials which once stood high above Wincombe Lane, used for a wartime military listening station.

BV Dairy now sits close to the former radio station site

Bob recalls Americans working at the base at the height of the Cold War and his excitement at being given Marvel comics by their children.

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