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Mebo II

Formerly:  Silvretta

Built: 1948

Weight: 630 tons

Length: 186’ (60m)

Other offshore radio use:-

Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah Broadcasting Corporation (SPLAJBC) and LBJ - Libyan Post-Revolution Broadcasting

Anchored in international waters -

Off Noordwijk, Holland

(52.21.1 North 4.18.5 East)

(22nd January 1970-23rd March 1970)

Off Clacton on Sea, Essex, England

(24th March 1970 – 23rd July 1970)

Off Scheveningen, Holland

(23rd July 1970 – 9th September 1974)

Also briefly anchored off Cadzand on the Dutch/Belgian border during January 1971

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