Record Details

NHER Number:35396
Type of record:Building
Name:Cold War Royal Observer Corps site

Summary

This Royal Observer Corps site contains many original furnishings. An Orlit B post remains nearby.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9557 9300
Map Sheet:TL99SE
Parish:HOCKHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Royal Observer Corps post. Externally intact although overgrown. Internally, many furnishings remain including battery but much vandalism. Orlit B remains nearby.
See (S1).
E. Rose (NLA), July 2000.

Monument Types

  • ORLIT POST (Cold War - 1959 AD to 1968 AD)
  • ROYAL OBSERVER CORPS SITE (Cold War - 1959 AD to 1968 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Article in serial: Catford, N.. 1999. Royal Observer Corps Underground Posts in Norfolk.. Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society Journal. Vol 6, no 4, pp 59-70. pp 59ff.

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