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Tropospheric Scatter Dishes

Lying in a field in Lincolnshire are these four tropospheric scatter dishes, a left over from a NATO base that was located here when it was known as RAF Stenigot. Signals were bounced off of the troposphere and over the horizion to the next station. There were a network of them around Europe.

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Date Taken: 06.2015
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