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Author Topic: RCI's Sackville site is up for sale.  (Read 1467 times)

Offline mapleleaf

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RCI's Sackville site is up for sale.
« on: June 27, 2012, 1042 UTC »
Just heard an interview with CBC's head of transmission assets. He says they would like to sell the facility as a going concern but is not optimistic given the sad state of shortwave broadcasting world wide.

Could be a pretty interesting yard sale...

Probably the land will end up as a wind farm. 


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Re: RCI's Sackville site is up for sale.
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2012, 2232 UTC »
Someone should start a fund for the purpose of WA1HLR acquiring this.
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Re: RCI's Sackville site is up for sale.
« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2012, 0217 UTC »
I had always planned a tour there, while visiting the wife's family.

Now it'll never happen :'(