Regional Government Headquarters, Hack Green, Baddington, Cheshire

Regional Government Headquarters, Hack Green, Baddington, Cheshire
Photograph taken April 1998 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: aa98/03304

During the Cold War, bunkers were built to serve as the seats for the regional civil administration in the event of a nuclear strike. Good communications would be essential both to govern and to co-ordinate a response. The equipment in this communications room was state-of-the-art in the 1960s and '70s.

Location

Cheshire Baddington

Period

1960s (1960 - 1969)

Tags

1970s (1970 - 1979) cold war bunker nuclear civil government communication military 1960s (1960 - 1969)