Thursday, February 28, 2013

The Cities Of Fire Britain Used To Fool German Bombers

 
A few other things that will probably come up this evening at the Architectural Association, in the context of the British Exploratory Land Archive project, are the so-called "Starfish sites" of World War II Britain. Starfish sites "were large-scale night-time decoys created during The Blitz to simulate burning British cities." 

For the rest of the story: http://bldgblog.blogspot.co.uk/2013/02/starfish-city.html

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