Record Details

NHER Number:59104
Type of record:Building
Name:TACAN (Tactical Air Navigation), Former RAF Coltishall (Building 104 and 134)

Summary

The brick TACAN (Tactical Air Navigation) building was constructed in 1960. Immediately to the north-east is the TACAN mast.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2612 2166
Map Sheet:TG22SE
Parish:COLTISHALL, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

The brick TACAN (Tactical Air Navigation) building was constructed in 1960. Immediately to the north-east is the TACAN mast.
A. Cattermole (HES), 21 March 2013.

According to (S1) this windowless building in fact dates from 1978 and has two rooms. The steel tower stands 35 feet high and is constructed of 5 ft lattice girder units bolted together and fixed to a concrete foundation.
A. Cattermole (HES), 10 September 2013.

Monument Types

  • AIRFIELD BUILDING (Cold War to Modern - 1960 AD to 2006 AD)
  • TOWER (Cold War to Modern - 1960 AD to 2006 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Document: Francis, P.. 2013. RAF Coltishall. A Historical Appraisal. p 82.

Related records

7697Part of: RAF Coltishall (Monument)
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