|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Watchman Radar and Cabin, Former RAF Coltishall (Building 390 and 391)|
The brick cabin associated with the Watchman Radar was erected in 1955, and has apparently been removed. The radar tower was built in 1990; its antennae appear to have been removed.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 2571 2222|
|Parish:||SCOTTOW, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
The brick cabin associated with the Watchman Radar was erected in 1955. The radar tower was built in 1990; its antennae appear to have been removed.
A. Cattermole (HES), 24 July 2013.
According to (S1) the Watchman Radar was constructed in February 1998. The tower is constructed from four circular reinforced concrete units with a single access door. It has a concrete slab roof with railings and obstruction lights which supported the radar scanner (this has been removed).
The supporting cabin (Building 391) has been removed.
A. Cattermole (HES), 10 September 2013.
- AIRFIELD BUILDING (Cold War to Modern - 1955 AD to 2006 AD?)
- RADAR STATION (Cold War to Modern - 1990 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||Unpublished Document: Francis, P.. 2013.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 91. |
|7697||Part of: RAF Coltishall (Monument)|