Exploring Kent's Past

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ID:SKE31551
Title:First World War Wireless Stations in England.
Originator:Oxford Archaeological South
Date:2016
Summary:A report on First World War Wireless Stations commissioned by English Heritage as part of the National Heritage Protection Plan to provide improved information for the understanding of wireless stations in England during the First World War. The topic of wireless stations in the First World War has in the past been examined from a technological and engineering perspective, but less consideration has been given to the topic from a historical and archaeological perspective. This report has made an initial step at reconciling these two realms.

Associated Monuments

TR 25 NW 494Bekesbourne Aerodrome. (Monument) ()
TQ 87 NE 1089Coast Guard Cottages, Isle Of Grain (Building) ()
MWX43904Coastguard station, Ramsgate (Monument) ()
MKE97999Dungeness Coastguard Station (Lloyd's Signal Station). ()
TR 55 NW 1East Goodwin Light Vessel (Maritime) ()
TQ 97 NW 1084GARRISON POINT FORT (Listed Building) ()
TR 34 SW 213Langdon Battery, St. Margaret's at Cliffe (Building) ()
TQ 75 NE 395Maidstone Barracks (Site of) (Monument) ()
TR 36 NE 678North Foreland Signal station. (Monument) ()
TR 34 SW 768Port War Signal Station/Admiralty Lookout (Building) ()
TR 26 NE 303Possible site of WWI W/T Station. (Monument) ()
TQ 54 NW 56Royal Observer Corps (ROC) Underground Monitoring Post, Penshurst (Monument) ()
TR 35 NE 75Sandwich Signal Station (Monument) ()
TR 36 NW 553Site of RNAS Manston (Monument) ()
TR 37 SW 79Site of RNAS Westgate (St. Mildreds Bay) (Monument) ()
TQ 76 NE 76Site of telegraph station, Chatham (Monument) ()
TQ 87 NW 94Slough Fort and wing batteries, , Allhallows (Monument) ()
TQ 87 NW 1077Slough War Signal Station anf former Coastguard Station, Allhallows (Monument) ()
TR 44 NW 39SOUTH GOODWIN LIGHTSHIP (Maritime) ()
TR 34 SW 491The Citadel, Western Heights, Dover (Building) ()
TQ 97 NW 14The Ravelin Battery, Sheerness (Monument) ()
TR 28 SE 27Tongue lightship (Maritime) ()
TR 04 NW 220Wye Aerodrome. (Monument) ()
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