Northeast coast Maine towers

Linc Reed-Nickerson
Wed Aug 3 13:54:46 EDT 2011

We have the West Coast VLF installation at Jim Creek, WA.  Also VLF, but 
the antenna in strung between two Mountains.  You can see it on Google 
Earth at  48°12'13.35"N  48°12'13.35"N.

I have pictures inside the site if anyone is interested.

Basically both sites are top-loaded vertical wires, the towers are not 


On 7/14/2011 12:38 AM, Chris Hall wrote:
> Just saw the most spectacular aerial flyover of Maine in HD on the Smithsonian channel, on the very
> northeastern coast near Calais the are 10 or so large self supporting towers like those at the old WBNX
> in Carlstadt.  Anyone have an idea....were those part of RCA transatlantic communications???
> If not in such large numbers with a pattern out to sea they could be mistaken for an AM directional array.
> If you have time check out this and many other state flyovers....they are incredible viewing

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