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Burns Junction, Oregon - Radio Site Bowling Pin

A mysterious "radio site" that looks like a giant bowling pin! In the middle of friggin nowhere! Nothing else there, and fenced, but easily visible from the highway. WooHoo!

[John Metz, 09/27/2000]

Radio Site Bowling Pin:
It's about 60 miles north of McDermitt, Nevada, on US Hwy 95 at the junction with Hwy 78.

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