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Blake Bowers shares the following pictures of the WPAY tower failure February 19, 2003

Pictures from WPAY-FM, Portsmouth, OH

On Wednesday, February 19, 2003, after a nasty storm, WPAY lost its 659 foot tower.  




 The wrong way to ventilate a transmitter


Notice the forlorn guy wire hanging in a tree

Many thanks to Blake Bowers for sharing