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Watch the Playa de Pals Towers Fall

Watch the Playa de Pals Towers Fall
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In late March, the tower array of what was once one of the most powerful radio operations in the world was destroyed. The 13 Radio Liberty towers at Playa de Pals in Spain were removed.
A spectacular video of the destruction has been posted on the shared video site YouTube.
For a historical recollection about the site, see David Hollyer's 2003 account.
A reader also passes along this link for an extensive collection of still shots of the Radio Liberty site. Click on "broadcast section" at the top, then select Continental, Marconi, Telefunken, etc. from the drop-down menu.

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