Record Details

NHER Number:35428
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Cold War Royal Observer corps post


This is the site of a Royal observer corps post, which was established in January 1959 and closed in October 1968. It has been almost totally demolished, although some concrete posts remain.

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Grid Reference:TF 5793 1279
Map Sheet:TF51SE

Full description

Royal observer corps post.
Totally demolished, only some concrete fence posts remain.
Established January 1959, closed October 1968. See (S1).
E. Rose (NLA), July 2000.

Monument Types

  • ROYAL OBSERVER CORPS MONITORING POST (Mid 20th Century to Late 20th Century - 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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