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    Default RAF West Raynham


    Visited here with LittleLaura and Diehardlove. Was a good day and a huge site.
    Highlight for me was getting into the Rapier dome. :)
    The base opened in the 1930's and closed in the 1990's. Parts of the site are still used as units and theres also a housing estate there.

    Anyway on with the pics...


    The bunkers at the back end of the site






    Station headquarters and chapel


    Airmans restaurant








    Telecommunications


    self destruct...

















    The Dome








    Control towers





















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    Looks like a good site to visit.

    Whats the heras fencing for, to keep people out, or because its due for demo?
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    nice pics tom was a good day,haha you caught me on the climbing frame on a pic lol

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    Excellent report!
    Hope you're ready for the inevitable 100 PMs asking you for access details for the dome!
    It really is a surreal place isn't it? So much of the site looks like other local military venues.
    Did you find any 'Most Haunted' tat?
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    Nice work there Tom! The place is still excellent!:)
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    Quote Originally Posted by UrbanX View Post
    Excellent report!
    Hope you're ready for the inevitable 100 PMs asking you for access details for the dome!
    It really is a surreal place isn't it? So much of the site looks like other local military venues.
    Did you find any 'Most Haunted' tat?
    haha yes thats a funny thing about getting in somewhere good,the sound in there was really strange a tiny noise was as loud as a bang and was quite light in there even though there was no windows etc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Urban Mole View Post
    Looks like a good site to visit.

    Whats the heras fencing for, to keep people out, or because its due for demo?
    I think its more for keeping people out, i could be wrong though!

    Quote Originally Posted by diehardlove View Post
    nice pics tom was a good day,haha you caught me on the climbing frame on a pic lol
    Had to be done mate, could of been the one of you on the ropes....

    Quote Originally Posted by UrbanX View Post
    Excellent report!
    Hope you're ready for the inevitable 100 PMs asking you for access details for the dome!
    It really is a surreal place isn't it? So much of the site looks like other local military venues.
    Did you find any 'Most Haunted' tat?
    Thanks UrbanX, havnt had any pm's yet.....
    Didnt find any most haunted stuff:p

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    Quote Originally Posted by losttom View Post
    I think its more for keeping people out, i could be wrong though!



    Had to be done mate, could of been the one of you on the ropes....



    Thanks UrbanX, havnt had any pm's yet.....
    Didnt find any most haunted stuff:p
    haha what you like the ropes were embarresing very good day mate i really enjoyed it

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    Quote Originally Posted by diehardlove View Post
    haha what you like the ropes were embarresing very good day mate i really enjoyed it
    Bet your glad i cant actually find that pic

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    Nice explore - well done.

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