Site Records


Site Name: RAF Boulmer ('EZS') GCI R3 ROTOR Radar Station & Control and Reporting Centre in the UK Air Surveillance and Control System

B1339 Lesbury
Northumberland
OS Grid Ref: NU240125

Sub Brit site visit 14th March 2005

[Source: Nick Catford]



THE R3 BUNKER - Gallery 3: the new plant area


Air intakes from
plenum chamber

Air intakes from
plenum chamber

Air intakes from
plenum chamber

Emergency exit

Emergency exit

Generator hall
entrance

Diesel generators

Diesel generators

Controls for
the generators

Compressors for
starting generators

Compressor for
starting generators

Fan chamber
entrance

Fan chamber

Fan chamber

Controls for the fans

Access tunnel to
plant rooms

[Source: Nick Catford]

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