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CHAIN HOME EXTRA LOW STATION K138

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The site of a Chain Home Extra Low (CHEL) radar station at Orford Castle. It was built by the Royal Air Force to provide low-coverage radar during the Second World War. CHEL sites comprised a Nissen hut with an aerial gantry straddling the roof and a separate standby set house for the reserve power. The station was removed by the 1970s and the site given over to agricultural use.

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