Whitehaven Cold War relic gets historical marker

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 22, 2023 8:35 PM CT | Published: September 22, 2023 4:26 PM CT

The underground fall-out shelter in the gated Lion’s Gate community was built in the early 1960s by Memphis radio and television pioneer Hoyt Wooten.


Whitehaven Lion's Gate Hoyt Wooten Cold War fallout shelter Subscriber Only

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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