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2:30 pm

“Starfish and Subterfuge” A Mendip Society Talk

February 16 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wells & Mendip Museum, 8, Cathedral Green
Wells, Somerset BA5 2UE United Kingdom
£3.50

A talk with Mike Chipperfield of the Mendip Society. During the Second World War decoy sites called 'Special Fire' or SF sites were created in a nationwide top secret project in the country's defence system.  One early site on the Mendip Hills was given the name "Starfish" which then became code for all decoy sites.  […]

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