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Secret Underground Cities

An Account of Some of Britain"s Subterranean Defence, Factory and Storage Sites in the Second World War

by Nick McCamley

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Published by Pen and Sword .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military - Weapons,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Military,
  • Wiltshire,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • Great Britain,
  • 20th century,
  • Equipment and supplies,
  • Underground storage,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8265206M
    ISBN 100850525853
    ISBN 109780850525854

    From the Author. A guide to the secret govt sites described in this book. SECRET UNDERGROUND CITIES is the history of the series of vast underground arsenals, factories and control bunkers built by the British government during the Second World War, and of the new uses found for many of these subterranean cities as nuclear shelters and command centres during the period of post-war, cold 4/5(16). This secret city located in an underground stone quarry in Corsham, Wiltshire, England, was designed to house Her Majesty's Government in case of war with the Soviet Union in the s. Over the years it had many names, including Stockwell, Subterfuge, Burlington, Turnstile, Chanticleer, Peripheral, Site 3, .

    Secret Underground Cities: An Account of Some of Britain's Subterranean Defence, Factory and Storage Sites in the Second World War McCamley, Nick Published by Leo Cooper ()4/5(2).   As the Cold War heated up in the s, the U.S. government devised top-secret plans to ensure its survival if the Soviet Union launched a nuclear attack. These.

    The underground city “added 27 new fuel tanks in , each of which could h gallons,” Graff writes. Raven Rock is believed to have , square feet of office space now. (Note: The book "Death Valley Men," tells the story of 3 people who are supposed to have found an underground city connected with this tunnel, and who actually took treasures from it. The entrance to the Death Valley Tunnel is in the Panamint Mountains down on the lower edge of the range near Wingate Pass, in the bottom of an old abandoned shaft.


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