Microwave navigation system - shore installation on tower.
Tower merely a platform and not loaded.
A line-of-sight system -- the higher the tower, the further the reception.
Tested on SOSBEE
Image ID: theb2340, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Tampa Bay area
Photo Date: 1960
Credit: C&GS Season's Report Munson 1960-8
Category: Charting/Navigation/Electronic/SHF Systems/
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