Quincy Ma

Gary's Ice Cream gary@garysicecream.com
Sun Aug 28 14:56:18 EDT 2011

A friend in Quincy says he can no longer see the WJDA tower out his window
like he usually does.

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Scott Fybush
Sent: Sunday, August 28, 2011 2:48 PM
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Subject: Re: Quincy Ma

On 8/28/2011 1:10 PM, ~Bill wrote:
> According to the Scanner [Quincy Fire] reports the  a 100'+  Tower in the
> marsh at the Intersection of Sea and Palmer St has gone down.
> The old Taxi Cab Bldg had a tower, but google earth shows that now as
> Condo's.
> Could it be the WJDA Tower?

It certainly sounds like it - though the WJDA tower was considerably 
more than 100 feet.

> Was this still in use? or had they moved the Transmitter to a newer

Still in use. Sister station WESX had moved to a new site and removed 
its old tower in Marblehead, but WJDA was still using the tower near Sea 
and Palmer.

Anyone hearing a signal on 1300?


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