Record Details

NHER Number:59288
Type of record:Building
Name:New Receiver Building and associated masts, Former RAF Coltishall (Buildings 375 and 415)

Summary

The UHF/VHF receiver building is on the north-western boundary of the airfield, and beside it is a steel and timber mast.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2732 2290
Map Sheet:TG22SE
Parish:SCOTTOW, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

This brick structure with a pitched roof dates from 1939. The associated masts may be more modern.
A. Cattermole (HES), 26 June 2013.

According to (S1) the receiver building is much later than 1939 and replaces an earlier one constructed in 1962 which was similar to the old transmitting building (NHER 59210) which is still extant.
A. Cattermole (HES), 10 September 2013.

Monument Types

  • RADIO MAST (World War Two to Modern - 1939 AD? to 2006 AD?)
  • RADIO TELEGRAPHY STATION (World War Two to Modern - 1939 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Unpublished Document: Francis, P.. 2013.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 97.

Related records

7697Part of: RAF Coltishall (Monument)
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