Starfish Decoy Site, Guisborough Moor

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Starfish Decoy Sites were intended to draw the fire of German bombers away from the real industrial targets of Teesside.

Starfish Decoy Site betweem Percy Rigg and Guisborough
Starfish Decoy Site betweem Percy Rigg and Guisborough
Starfish Decoy Site betweem Percy Rigg and Guisborough
Starfish Decoy Site betweem Percy Rigg and Guisborough

Setting fire to the moors would have given an impression of burning towns/factories, although theres some doubt as to whether this site was ever used.

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