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    Default Re: Bletchley Park

    I note that the Lincolnshire link is from September 2008

    http://www.thisislincolnshire.co.uk/...ail/story.html

    It's this site:
    http://www.airfieldinformationexchan...-Branston-Mere

    ... and the BBC calls it a radar station, having been told that it's a receiving station. Duh!
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    Default Re: Raf Branston Mere

    1955 Status (as Mere, Branston):

    No.661 Signals Unit, 90 Group. Substation at Maxey.

    Ops block, workshop and offices in PB building. Signals MF/DF in timber hut with annexe for standby power plant.
    MT section - PB garage and standby engine. Corrugated iron fire trailer shed.
    There are several types of huts which are redundant.

    Stores and offices in large timber hut.

    No accommodation or messing facilities.

    20kVA Lister standby unit.

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    Default Re: Raf Branston Mere

    Quote Originally Posted by PETERTHEEATER View Post
    The brickwork looks to be in good condition. What era is this building?
    Quote Originally Posted by Carnaby View Post
    1955 Status (as Mere, Branston):

    No.661 Signals Unit, 90 Group. Substation at Maxey.

    Ops block, workshop and offices in PB building. Signals MF/DF in timber hut with annexe for standby power plant.
    MT section - PB garage and standby engine. Corrugated iron fire trailer shed.
    There are several types of huts which are redundant.

    Stores and offices in large timber hut.

    No accommodation or messing facilities.

    20kVA Lister standby unit.
    So most likely what's there at the moment all dates to about 1955

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