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Gaydon

Gaydon
Warwickshire

Nuclear bomb store for V-bombers, known as a `clutch'. All original V-bomber fields had clutches, except Wyton where a WWII store was adopted.

[Source: Keith Ward]

Lead-lined compartment where radioactive core was stored.
Photo by Keith Ward

View of entrance to main bunkers, where assembled warheads were stored.
Photo by Keith Ward


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