There is so much I could say about my trip to Canadian Forces Base Carp, also know as the Diefenbunker, but it’s Sunday and you probably don’t want to hear me blather. So I’m going to let the pictures tell the story.
An MK-4 atomic bomb. Disarmed of course.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) radio studios.
The Prime Minister’s office – with his bedroom next door.
The vault built to hold Canada’s gold reserves. It is empty because Canada no longer has gold reserves.
Civil defence area.
What to tell the public in case of a nuclear attack.