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HMS Wildfire was an underground communications training establishment and Royal Naval Reserve headquarters in Chatham (Gillingham) commissioned in 1964 and paid off in 1993. Sub-Brit has a comprehensive history on their site here > http://www.subbrit.org.uk/sb-sites/sites/w/wildfire/index2.shtml




Had a great evening poking around in here despite forgetting my torch batteries and lamp like a pro. Luckily others were on hand with spare batteries, and spliffs, lots of spliffs! Good to see some familiar faces and meet some new ones. Massive thanks to @Obscurity@Space Invaderand @Wiccaman for giving us a shout, this was an opportunity not to be missed as only a few people have ventured inside here since it's closure. 











4. Ventilation



5. Telephone exchange 










8. Notice all the local town names on the switchboard 















13. The Central Plotting Room 




14. Here you can see a couple of navy officers plotting missions, back in the day






16. Time to to go home :D 



Well that's it, cheers for now..... :beer2:



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Nice one, photos came out a treat! Especially like that corridor shot on the junction, tripped me out that one! 

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