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28120Re: Memphis Junction GEP ATT LL site

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  • Abe G
    Jul 5, 2013
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      I would like to thank everyone on this list who responded, Wow Ive been doing this for a while and have Autovon sites ploted on Google earth. Doing this for the GEP and it the small sites that you cant find and usually need help with.

      --- In coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com, "Blake Bowers" <bbowerslists@...> wrote:
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      > Gilmore was removed, and the building remained. All the copper wiring,
      > including the drop was stolen in 2009. Grrr. Still has an upright
      > generator.
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      > West Memphis is still there as you state, on a small plot of land surrounded
      > by the adjoining companies land (you have to go through the guard shack to
      > get there)
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      > Cave city was removed. (Sniff. It was right in town, and tremendous self
      > supporter)
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      > Bay is still there - it was SWBT (SWBT was in a fenced in area inside the
      > building) and AT&T. Great tower right in town. AT&T is still the owner,
      > with active fiber on site.
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      > From: coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com [mailto:coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com] On
      > Behalf Of rjfrank1@...
      > Sent: Thursday, July 04, 2013 10:19 PM
      > To: coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [coldwarcomms] Re: Memphis Junction GEP ATT LL site
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      > I believe the "Forrest City" site indicated on the 1979 AT&T System Map is
      > the Southwestern Bell/AT&T office located at 505 Dillard Avenue.
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      > Forrest City (FRCYARMA/WCU420) had paths facing Wynne/WCU219 and
      > Marianna/WDU355.
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      > Per the FCC-ULS database, Marianna/KLN71 (AT&T Long Lines) had paths facing
      > Dundee/KLN70 and an "Unnamed Site"/KLN72. Presumably "KLN72" is Memphis
      > Junction (MMPHARJC) based on the various path route maps.
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      > The majority of the towers operated by Southwestern Bell in NE Arkansas that
      > are detailed on the 1979 map appear to have been dismantled sometime prior
      > to 2001 although the tower foundations can still be viewed using available
      > imagery at several of the sites, including Forrest City. Weiner, West
      > Helena, and West Memphis sites remain standing based on latest available
      > imagery. Historical Google Earth imagery shows several of the now dismantled
      > towers in-service circa 1994.
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      > Here is a call sign/coordinate list that I complied from researching the
      > FCC-ULS database for the Southwestern Bell/AllTel/CenturyTel sites in NE
      > Arkansas detailed on the 1979 map as well as the AT&T Long Lines site
      > locations that are twinned (name-wise) with the Southwestern Bell sites but
      > are geographically separated.
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      > Batesville/WDU650; SWBT; 35-48-24.3 N, 091-40-53.1 W
      > Blytheville/WCU236; SWBT; 35-55-29.2 N, 089-54-13.3 W
      > Bono/WCU294; SWBT; 35-51-49.5 N, 090-48-54.4 W
      > Caraway/WCU235; SWBT; 35-45-42.2 N, 090-18-56.3 W
      > Cash/WCU295; SWBT; 35-47-55.3 N, 090-55-57.3 W
      > Cave City/WCU293; SWBT; 35-56-26.2 N, 091-32-49.4 W
      > Cherry Valley/WHQ537; SWBT; 35-24-11.3 N, 090-45-18.4 W
      > Cornerstone/WCU292; SWBT; 35-34-40.5 N, 091-34-06.3 W
      > Dell/TBD
      > Elaine/WDU511; AllTel; 34-18-31.3 N, 090-51-20.3 W
      > Forrest City/WCU420; SWBT; 35-00-47.3 N, 090-47-08.4 W
      > Gilmore/WCU238; SWBT; 35-25-26.3 N, 090-14-03.3 W
      > Hickory Ridge/WCU418; SWBT; 35-23-51.3 N, 090-59-37.4 W
      > Joiner/TBD
      > Jonesburo/KKB55; SWBT; 35-50-10.8 N, 090-42-16.3 W
      > Leachville/WCU435; CenturyTel; 35-56-14.2 N, 090-15-24.3 W
      > Marianna/WDU355; SWBT; 34-46-19.3 N, 090-45-32.4 W
      > Monette/WCU434; CenturyTel; 35-53-21.2 N, 090-20-31.3 W
      > Newport/WCU291; SWBT; 35-36-20.4 N, 091-16-01.5 W
      > Lake City/WDU627; CenturyTel; 35-49-08.2 N, 090-26-33.3 W
      > Walnut Ridge/WCU296; SWBT; 36-04-02.2 N, 090-57-38.4 W
      > Weiner/WCU339; SWBT; 35-36-30.2 N, 090-56-03.3 W
      > West Memphis/WFY536; SWBT; 35-09-19.3 N, 090-10-50.3 W
      > West Helena/WDU356; SWBT; 34-33-42.3 N, 090-42-16.3 W
      > Wilson/TBD
      > Wynne/WCU419; SWBT; 35-13-26.3 N, 090-47-11.4 W
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      > Bay/BAY-ARQ0010/KKB54; AT&T; 35-44-30.2 N, 090-33-12.3 W
      > Cherry Valley/CHVYARQ0010/TBD; AT&T; 35-23-57.74" N, 90-42-42.66 W
      > Marianna/MRNNARQ0010/KLN71; AT&T; 34-43-16.3 N, 090-43-26.3 W
      > Memphis Junction/MMPHARJC/TBD; AT&T; 35-5-32.29" N, 90-43-9.19" W
      > West Helena/WHLNARQ0010/TBD; AT&T; 34-34-1.28" N, 90-37-37.22" W
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      > >RJFrank
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      > --- In coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com <mailto:coldwarcomms%40yahoogroups.com>
      > , "s82917" <s82917@> wrote:
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      > > It looks like AT&T was not consistent regarding the site designation that
      > was used. A 1960 map, and a 1979 map show the site listed as Memphis Jct,
      > while a 1966 map show it as Forrest City. The 1979 map clearly shows Forrest
      > City as a separate repeater location.
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      > > --- In coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:coldwarcomms%40yahoogroups.com> , "widebandit" <widebandit@> wrote:
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      > > > I believe the station was named Forrest City and may be seen on the
      > MW6610-E 1966 Eastern Section map - wa -
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      > > > --- In coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:coldwarcomms%40yahoogroups.com> , "Blake Bowers" <bbowerslists@>
      > wrote:
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      > > > > http://goo.gl/maps/rPZo7
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      > > > > Still owned by AT&T.
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      > [mailto:coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com <mailto:coldwarcomms%40yahoogroups.com>
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      > > > > Behalf Of Abe G
      > > > > Sent: Tuesday, July 02, 2013 3:37 PM
      > > > > To: coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:coldwarcomms%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > > > Subject: [coldwarcomms] Memphis Junction GEP ATT LL site
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      > > > > Still looking for Memphis Junction GEP ATT LL site. Any help would be
      > > > > great..
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