Kinley Hill Chain Home Low (CHL) Radar Station (Hawthorn)

  • Description

    "This site appears on aerial photographs of the 1940's as a collection of small buildings or huts just to the north of Kinley tower. The site is listed as a former Second World War RAF Station on Wikipedia. Pictorial evidence from 2009 shows how the site appears on the ground with a series of brick-built structures in various states of disrepair, concrete and brick foundation platforms and areas of collapsed corrugated iron sheeting, timbers and barbed wire...."
  • Owner

    Keys to the Past (Durham & Northumbria County Councils)
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years, 8 months ago
    Viewed: 477 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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